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Join us for a Walk, Race, Ride, or Freeze

You can make a difference in the fight against brain tumors by participating in our walks, races, and rides across the country or hosting your own community event.

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National Brain Tumor Walk

National Brain Tumor Walk & Race for Hope DC

For the first time ever, community members from coast to coast are joining forces for one virtual event to kick-off Brain Tumor Awareness Month this May! Free to register, join us on Sunday, May 2, 2021, as we come together, for the first time, as ONE community, to conquer and cure brain tumors — once and for all.

National Brain Tumor Ride

National Brain Tumor Ride

Building on the 26 year success of the Boston Brain Tumor Ride, we’re honored to be hosting the first National Brain Tumor Ride on May 16, 2021. Free for all participants, this event gives individuals and teams a chance to honor and remember loved ones all while raising awareness and funding new treatments for the brain tumor community.

Lend your voice

Head to the Hill

Each year, we encourage advocates from across the country to attend Head to the Hill to learn about the issues that face the brain tumor community and meet with Members of Congress to tell their story and the importance of continued funding for brain tumor research. Despite COVID, the event continues to grow stronger each year, including 2020 where we had record-setting participation from all 50 states.

Gray Nation Endurance

Gray Nation Endurance

Join the National Brain Tumor Society’s Gray Nation by selecting a race or endurance activity of your choice to celebrate a survivor, pay tribute to a family member or friend who battled a brain tumor, or make an overall difference in the fight against brain tumors. Fundraise and participate in your race or activity as an individual or get a team together to create a deeper impact.

From the Blog

  • January 14, 2021

    NBTS Brain Tumor Clinical Trials Report: Q4 2020

    It can be hard to keep track of new clinical trial opportunities opening across the United States, especially during the current public health crisis created by the coronavirus (COVID-19). However, there are many clinical trials still actively enrolling patients, and this report provides a summary of the studies that have recently opened or started for […]

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  • January 7, 2021

    New Treatment Arms Opening for Patients in NBTS-Funded GBM AGILE Clinical Trial

    Yesterday, it was announced that the GBM AGILE adaptive clinical trial platform is opening two new treatment arms, with one evaluating Kintara Therapeutics’s chemotherapy, VAL-083, and Kazia Therapeutics’s targeted therapy, paxalisib.  “NBTS has long supported GBM AGILE as a scientifically cutting-edge and more patient-friendly way to develop and evaluate emerging new treatments for pati

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  • December 19, 2020

    4 Big Takeaways From the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology

    A move to a virtual platform didn’t diminish the quality of the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO), the yearly gathering of the world’s foremost brain tumor researchers and clinicians. As usual, the National Brain Tumor Society was a proud platinum sponsor of this important conference and deployed our own team of […]

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