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2018 National Brain Tumor Society Legislative Agenda

To guide our public policy advocacy efforts each year, the National Brain Tumor Society creates an annual “Legislative Agenda.” Our yearly Legislative Agenda* reflects the larger strategy and goals of the Organization, complements our research-funding efforts, and is essential to accomplishing our mission of better treatments and ultimately cures for brain tumors. Each year, we review […]

The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: A Journey to the Brink and Back

National Brain Tumor Society Advocate and GBM patient, Adam Hayden, talks hope, clinical trials, and survivorship with neuroscientist and author Barbara Lipska. The following has been edited for length, format, and clarity. A full-length version of his reflections on his conversation with Dr. Lipska can be found, here. Introduction Barbara Lipska, PhD, director of the […]

March 2018 Public Policy and Advocacy Updates

For a number of years now, our Public Policy & Advocacy staff have put out monthly emails to those who’ve signed-up to be NBTS volunteer advocates, providing updates on the latest goings-on in the world of brain tumor public policy and issues related to legislation that impacts this community. As our advocacy program continues to […]

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