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You’re who we fight for: NBTS staff share memories of 2015

As we pause and reflect on this past year, it is clear that 2015 will be remembered for its many poignant moments. We sadly said goodbye and paid tribute to good friends in the brain tumor community; celebrated new advances in science and research; and continued to advocate (successfully!) for more funding for brain tumor research and treatment development. And through […]

Congress Delivers Brain Tumor Community Holiday Gift

More funding for NIH to raise all ships, and specific funding for pediatric brain tumors, is welcome! More money will be available for brain tumor research in 2016, thanks to a year-end budget deal in the United States Congress that was reached today. The “omnibus” spending bill that sets government spending levels and priorities for […]

Innovation, Partnerships & Progress: 2015 Scientific Summit Highlights

Scientific research is the backbone of the National Brain Tumor Society’s (NBTS) mission and programs. When our legacy organizations were formed in the 1980’s the general knowledge in the medical and scientific communities regarding brain tumors and how to treat this disease was very minimal. As such, our founders realized the only way to a […]

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