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From the Blog
December 15, 2014
A Step Toward Identifying Risk Factors for Glioma
In 2007, the National Brain Tumor Society provided funding for an international project to search for more clues to one of the biggest mysteries of brain tumors – what causes them to develop. This week, researchers from this project, dubbed the Gliogene Consortium, published preliminary results from their study, which suggest rare mutations in a […]Read more |
December 8, 2014
National Brain Tumor Society Announces Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer
Sally M. Davis named CEO of largest brain tumor nonprofit in the U.S. following national search National Brain Tumor Society, the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, has concluded its national search process and, today, announced the selection of Sally M. Davis as its new Chief Executive Officer. “National […]Read more |
December 1, 2014
Help National Brain Tumor Society make this GivingTuesday Remarkable
In my ten months as the social media manager, I have been in constant contact with the brain tumor community, and I am always impressed with how this community shares information, lobbies congress, and enthusiastically walks, rides and races towards a cure. Tomorrow is GivingTuesday, a global celebration of generosity. GivingTuesday is also one of the big […]Read more |