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  1. September 21, 2015

    Brain Tumor Advocacy and Rallying for Research


    Last week, National Brain Tumor Society Advocates were in our nation’s capitol participating in a number of activities both in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and advocating for medical research funding. A special thanks to Lisa Peabody, Gina Memmott, Brian Spillman, Mary Dunn, and BethAnn Telford for their efforts on behalf of the brain tumor […]

  2. September 11, 2015

    STAR Act Shines A Light of Hope on Pediatric Cancers


    For many pediatric brain tumor and cancer advocates, like all of us at NBTS and our many volunteers, a main point of frustration is that little progress has been made in the past 30 years in treating children with this disease. Despite the tremendous fundraising efforts that have taken place, and the best efforts of […]

  3. September 9, 2015

    An Alliance with the V Foundation: Joining Forces for Pediatric Brain Tumor Research

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    This week, our friends at The V Foundation for Cancer Research made a commitment to helping pediatric cancer patients. The organization, a national leader in cancer research funding, announced its plans to observe Childhood Cancer Awareness Month throughout the duration of September 2015. As part of its announcement, V Foundation, which has awarded more than $15 […]

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