Our Events

Events

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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Fall Challenge: Miles for Milestones

Fall Challenge:
Miles for Milestones

This year we’re uniting all of our fall walk and race events to share in one incredible combined virtual event on October 17 2021! Whatever activity you choose — walking, running, cycling, swimming, or anything else — put the NBTS mission behind your miles as we set a goal to track 3,275 miles as one community, to conquer and cure brain tumors — once and for all.

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

  • July 15, 2021

    What You Need to Know About the New Updates to Brain Tumor Classifications and Grades

    The World Health Organization (WHO) sponsors a group of pathologists and clinicians who are experts in brain and spinal cord tumors to develop the criteria for how brain tumors are classified and graded. As the scientific field

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  • June 30, 2021

    NBTS Brain Tumor Clinical Trials Report: Q2 2021

    It can be hard to keep track of new clinical trial opportunities opening across the United States, especially as we continue to navigate the public health crisis created by the coronavirus (COVID-19). There are many cl

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  • May 7, 2021

    Innovating Brain Tumor Clinical Trials: Lessons Learned During the COVID-19 Experience

    The global COVID-19 pandemic disrupted nearly every facet of life in 2020, and brain cancer research, particularly clinical trials, was not spared from its impacts. As is often the case, though, with disruption comes the opportunity t

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