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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 […]

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 […]

Campaign Launches to Defeat the Deadliest Childhood Cancer

A new capital campaign is set to resource a bold approach and major global R&D initiative to cure pediatric brain tumors WASHINGTON, D.C. & BOSTON, MA – National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, today announced the launch of new capital campaign that will […]