Our Research

Advance Research

Conquering and curing brain tumors – once and for all.

From basic science to clinical trial designs, the National Brain Tumor Society partners with the world’s leaders in research, public policy, and clinical care to advance the understanding of brain tumors, expand the availability of new treatments, and drive the discovery of a cure. With targeted programs for both adult and pediatric brain tumors, as well as other strategic initiatives to improve access and approvals of newfound discoveries, we drive bold, innovative programs to ensure a brighter future.

Our funding strategy

 

Our Funding Strategy

Driven by the needs of this community, we have funded more than $38 million dollars of promising and innovative research for both adults and pediatric brain tumors.

Research funding opportunities

 

Funding Opportunities

Our innovative funding models are designed to support rigorous scientific investigation and drive progress toward treatments and the discovery of a cure.

From the Blog

  • June 24, 2019

    Conversation Starters: Lisa O’Leary and Adam Hayden Discuss Their New Virtual Support Forum

    It’s hard to imagine there is anyone more committed to the brain tumor community than Adam Hayden or Lisa O’Leary. If you read this blog, follow social media conversations about brain tumors (#BTSM), attend Head to the Hi

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  • June 6, 2019

    Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk & UCSF: Celebrating 25 Years of Collaboration

    Last July, the National Brain Tumor Society marked the 10-year anniversary of the 2008 merger that brought together its legacy organizations — The Brain Tumor Society (TBTS) and the National Brain Tumor Foundation (NBTF)

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  • May 17, 2019

    Celebrate the Victories, No Matter How Small

    The brain tumor charity, StacheStrong, announced through their Instagram account that they had signed a partnership with the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) to contribute toward a total $500,000 award to help support the GBM AGI

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