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Our Bold Response to the Deadliest of Brain Cancers

It’s long past time to act – the time is now! This year, tens of thousands of individuals around the globe will be diagnosed with glioblastoma (GBM) – the most common and deadliest of malignant adult brain tumors. It is cancerous and highly aggressive. This disease took the lives of Ted Kennedy, Beau Biden, and so many others over the course of this year and every year. Fifty percent of GBM […]

2015 National Grey Gala raises funds, honors brain tumor community

“We’re a society because that’s a group that fights for each other.”  With those words, our interim CEO, David Arons, set the stage for the first-ever Grey Gala last week in what would be one of the brightest nights of the year for the National Brain Tumor Society, all of our supporters, and so many […]

Precision Medicine Conference Highlights

Precision medicine, also referred to as personalized or individualized medicine, is defined on Wikipedia as “a medical model that proposes the customization of healthcare—with medical decisions, practices, and/or products being tailored to the individual patient.” This model has been at the forefront of many diseases focused conversations since President Barack Obama’s January 20, 2015 State of […]

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