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Reflections on the Two-Year Anniversary of The Childhood Cancer STAR Act

Two years ago, I stood in the Oval Office and watched as the Childhood Cancer STAR Act was signed into law. Observing this historic moment, I thought of the thousands of advocates, organizations, and children who worked tirelessly to support this legislation. From the first roundtable with the Alliance for Childhood Cancer, Coalition Against Childhood […]

What the Brain Tumor Community Was Reading in 2019

Below are the “Top 10” most-read blogs and news stories from the NBTS website over the course of 2019. Included are recaps of the inspiring moments in the brain tumor community, promising updates on advances we’re making together, and powerful testimonials from patients and families impacted by brain tumors. 1. Glioblastoma Awareness Day Resolution Passes […]

Announcing the Ependymoma Fund for Research & Education

  Dear Friend of the Brain Tumor Community, We write to share with you that the Collaborative Ependymoma Research Network (CERN) Foundation and the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) have entered into a formal collaborative effort to raise financial support for ependymoma research and education. Statistically rare, ependymomas occur in both adults and children and, […]

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