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Brain Tumor Awareness Month (BTAM) 2018: Raising Our Voices Together

It’s May. And if you’ve been in the community for a year or more, you know that means it’s Brain Tumor Awareness Month (or #BTAM) in North America. This year, the National Brain Tumor Society is committed to providing you the resources you need as you’re raising awareness, fundraising, and advocating for the needs of […]

Newly Published Results Suggest Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatments’ Effects Can Be Reversed

Anti-cancer drugs are an important part of brain tumor treatments. However, many of these drugs and therapies can have long-term effects when used to treat children, whose brains are still developing. As part of the National Brain Tumor Society’s (NBTS) “Developmental Neurobiology” program, the organization funded the research of Dr. Joseph Scafidi, of Children’s National […]

What To Expect at Head to the Hill 2018

If you’ve been involved with the Nati0nal Brain Tumor Society for any length of time, you’ve likely heard of Head to the Hill.  Hundreds of brain tumor patients and caregivers will come from all over the United States to speak directly to our elected officials about the concerns and needs of the brain tumor community. […]

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