News & Blog

Tag Archives: childhood cancer

The Cancer Moonshot is Ready for Liftoff

On Monday, October 17, 2016, the White House released the final report of theCancer Moonshot Task Force during a special event in Washington, D.C. The report consists of detailed findings and recommendations aimed at accelerating our understanding of cancer and its prevention, early detection, and treatment. As part of this report, the Vice President also unveiled a […]

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 […]