News & Blog

New Features coming to the NBTS Blog in 2018

In an effort to continue bringing those affected by brain tumors with consistent, diverse, interesting, inspiring and engaging content, we will be introducing a number of new recurring features on this blog in 2018. Monthly Features: Public Policy & Advocacy Updates – We’ll give the monthly low-down on what’s happening in Congress as it relates […]

From the CEO’s Desk: Let’s Lean In During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

About this time last year, the National Brain Tumor Society was down in Washington, D.C. at the famous National Press Club with a number of partners and collaborators to officially announce the launch of “Project Impact: A Campaign to Defeat Pediatric Brain Tumors,” our new fundraising effort to help resource the Defeat Pediatric Brain Tumors […]

Guest Blog: Not Your Average “Joe” – Connecting with Your Members of Congress

Rich Paisner is a 12-year astrocytoma survivor and a Massachusetts brain tumor advocate. Rich lives in Newton, MA with his wife and three daughters. “Hi, I’m Joe. I’m so happy to be here.” After a series of calls and emails, those were the first words we spoke to one another. I’m pretty sure I won’t […]

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