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Author Archives: Tom Halkin

Top Five Blogs: July- September 2018

Below is a recap of the most popular brain tumor news and blog items from July through September on the NBTS site, as measured by YOUR readership and views. We hope you’ll enjoy catching up on anything you may have missed over the summer and during the busy back-to-school/work season in September! 1. National Brain […]

Public Policy and Brain Tumor Advocacy Updates From September 2018

Below are highlights of news and developments in brain tumor advocacy and public policy compiled by NBTS Research & Advocacy Manager Kacey Troy Ribnik and Director of Advocacy Lainey Titus Samant: New Increases for Medical Research Funding Congress recently passed a Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) spending bill that includes increased funding for medical research. This action continues a […]

Brain Tumor Facts & Figures, September 2018: Long-Term Impacts of Pediatric Brain Tumors

Our ongoing series, “Brain Tumor Facts & Figures,” provides information and data that can be used in your advocacy, fundraising, and awareness-raising efforts by presenting statistics that can help convey the difficult realities our community is up against. This info can help make a case for support to your members of Congress, state legislators, family, […]

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