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May is Brain Tumor ACTION Month

In three days, Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2016 kicks off in the United States. But this time around, our neighbors to the North are joining with us and moving their annual month of awareness to May as well. It’s been wonderful to see our community cross international lines and unify to be the voice for […]

Committed and Connected: Kelly Burns

  Kelly Burns is passionately committed. As the State Lead Advocate representing the Pine Tree State, Kelly is devoted to advancing the fight against brain tumors. As a community event organizer, she single-handedly stages an annual 5K race near her home in rural Maine, which is already on track to beat it’s 2016 goal of […]

Walk. Donate. Inspire.

How attending NBTS events provides more than fundraising Dr. Anders Persson, PhD, has been involved in the neuro-oncolgy field since 2003. His work has been funded by NBTS and has been instrumental in the study of gliomas. Did you wonder where his inspiration to carry on his work comes from? It was from interacting with members […]

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