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

  • January 17, 2020

    NBTS 2020 Event T-shirt Design Revealed

    During the final months of 2019, NBTS announced a contest to let those in the brain tumor community with a creative touch submit their own custom artwork for consideration as the new design that will be featured

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  • January 8, 2020

    NBTS Brain Tumor Clinical Trials Report: Q4 2019 (Including Year-End Update on Phase III Trials)

    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 res

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  • January 7, 2020

    What the Brain Tumor Community Was Reading in 2019

    Below are the “Top 10” most-read blogs and news stories from the NBTS website over the course of 2019. Included are recaps of the inspiring moments in the brain tumor community, promising updates on advances we’re mak

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