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Brain Tumor Survivors and Care Partners Raise Their Voices

 “I want to make you aware of some of the obstacles that have come in my way since my diagnosis,” Liz Salmi says. As a 10 year survivor, Liz has been an active, honest advocate for the brain tumor community. This short video encapsulates just some of the obstacles she’s faced: she lost her […]

Head to the Hill 2018: Brain Tumor Advocates Raising Their Voice

The weather report in D.C. threatened rain during this year’s Head to the Hill 2018. And yet, the weather held for over 200 advocates coming from 38 states and Washington, D.C. Many of our advocates joined 457 teams and 350 brain tumor survivors on the May 6, Race for Hope DC. The 21st year of this […]

Brain Tumor Awareness Month (BTAM) 2018: Raising Our Voices Together

It’s May. And if you’ve been in the community for a year or more, you know that means it’s Brain Tumor Awareness Month (or #BTAM) in North America. This year, the National Brain Tumor Society is committed to providing you the resources you need as you’re raising awareness, fundraising, and advocating for the needs of […]

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