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Powered by thousands of volunteer advocates, NBTS is leading advocacy resulting in public policy change to benefit the development of better treatments and improve access to better healthcare.

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Head to the Hill

Head to the Hill is the National Brain Tumor Society’s annual advocacy event in which volunteer advocates bring their voices to Washington, DC to speak for the brain tumor community.

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As a volunteer advocate, you can help us educate policymakers on key issues and raise awareness of brain tumors.

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    Philadelphia Firefighter with Glioblastoma Blazes Ahead for Research

    A woman leans against a red truck with Battalion Chief emblazoned on it.

    Credit: Clem Murray / The Philadelphia Inquirer Sirens blared as firefighters descended upon Philadelphia Energy Solutions, the larg

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  • August 9, 2022

    Q&A: A New Treatment Approved for Certain Brain Tumors

    In late June 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval to a new treatment combination that will now be available as an option for certain brain tumor patients. Th

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  • August 5, 2022

    Turning Lemons into Lemonade After a Glioblastoma Diagnosis

    An adult woman and man with a mask are joined by their two 7 and 11 daughters behind a lemonade stand.

    “Get your ice-cold lemonade!” These words reverberated through the air outside the Yale School of Medicine as Claire and Molly Linde

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