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

  • October 8, 2019

    NBTS Brain Tumor Clinical Trials Report – October 2019

    Brain tumor clinical trials open around the country all the time, and it can be hard for patients and care partners to keep track of new opportunities to consider participation in leading-edge clinical research. This report,

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  • October 7, 2019

    Top Five Blogs: July – September 2019

    Below is a recap of the most popular brain tumor news and blog items from Q3 2019 (July – Sept.) on the NBTS site, as measured by YOUR readership and views. We hope you’ll enjoy catching up on anything you may have

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  • September 30, 2019

    September Superstars Shine Bright During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

    Thank you for joining us throughout the month of September to honor and support children and families that have been affected by pediatric brain tumors, the leading cause of cancer-related death in children, as well as the most comm

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