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

  • 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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  • May 13, 2019

    Guest Blog: My Son Has Brain Cancer.

    My son has brain cancer. And while the rest of the world sees a kind, smart, always-smiling, makes-you-laugh-so-hard-wine-shoots-out-of-your-nose 30-year-old man, I see something else. I see the baby who smelled like warm buttered toast when h

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  • May 10, 2019

    This Is Your House: Head to the Hill 2019

    We declared Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2019 as Brain Tumor ACTION Month (BTAM). As part of our effort to not only raise awareness, but to drive action that results in positive change for the brain tumor community, we themed the first wee

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