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From the CEO’s Desk: Pediatric Brain Tumors – Circling the Square

On September 12th the National Brain Tumor Society announced a major new campaign to defeat pediatric brain tumors which seeks to bridge the gap between the latest science happening in laboratories and how children with the deadliest cancer fare in the clinic. Here’s why: Ask any leader or expert in the field of pediatric neuro-oncology, […]

September Brain Tumor Research Highlights

Read the September Brain Tumor Research Highlights Here.  Over the years, NBTS has given more than $32 million to brain tumor research projects. We’re very proud of the impact this funding has made in advancing the neuro-oncology field closer to better treatments and ultimately a cure. And while NBTS is currently focused on driving our flagship […]

Guest Blog: Is Help on the Way for Pediatric Cancers?

As each distinguished guest spoke at the Capitol Hill briefing event on September 8, 2016, presented by the Alliance for Childhood Cancer and The American Cancer Society, I couldn’t help but picture a racing ambulance, with red lights flashing, bullhorn blaring, and somebody yelling, “Help is on the Way!” The briefing outlined how we are […]