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A Special Message From the CEO

David Arons, JD, was confirmed as the National Brain Tumor Society’s Chief Executive Officer on November 24, 2015. David had been serving in an interim role since mid-summer, and previously as Chief Public Policy & Advocacy Officer since 2011. I came to NBTS in 2011, having already spent nearly two decades in the world of […]

GBM AGILE: A Community Galvanized

“GBM is just unacceptable…we no longer accept the status quo.” – Dr. Anna Barker Last week, you likely took notice of the press release, guest blog from Dr. Anna Barker, and a flurry of social media activity related to the announcement of the GBM AGILE coalition and clinical trial. As NBTS is co-chairing the GBM […]

Our Bold Response to the Deadliest of Brain Cancers

It’s long past time to act – the time is now! This year, tens of thousands of individuals around the globe will be diagnosed with glioblastoma (GBM) – the most common and deadliest of malignant adult brain tumors. It is cancerous and highly aggressive. This disease took the lives of Ted Kennedy, Beau Biden, and so many others over the course of this year and every year. Fifty percent of GBM […]

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