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Mar 10, 2020, 07:00 ET American Brain Tumor Association and Southeastern Brain Tumor Foundation Announce Partnership to Accelerate Brain Tumor Research

American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) today announced a new partnership with the Southeastern Brain Tumor Foundation (SBTF) to accelerate brain...


Jan 09, 2020, 06:30 ET American Brain Tumor Association and Uncle Kory Foundation Announce Partnership to Accelerate Brain Tumor Research

American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) today announced a new partnership with the Uncle Kory Foundation to accelerate brain tumor research. Through...


Oct 07, 2019, 08:30 ET American Brain Tumor Association Invests $1.1 Million Across 18 Research Projects to Accelerate Brain Tumor Research for Adults and Children

As the nation's first nonprofit organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing education and information on all tumor types,...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:00 ET American Brain Tumor Association Names Jim Reilly Chair of the Board of Directors

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA), the first national advocacy organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing...


Jan 17, 2019, 20:03 ET Brain Tumor Funders' Collaborative Announces $3 Million in Grants

The Brain Tumor Funders' Collaborative (BTFC) – six funders of brain tumor research – just announced $3 million in grants to four multi-institutional ...


Dec 05, 2018, 14:50 ET American Brain Tumor Association Accepting Grant Applications for the 2019 Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA), the nation's first nonprofit organization dedicated to brain tumor education and research, has started...


Oct 17, 2018, 13:24 ET American Brain Tumor Association Launches 2018 Request for Grant Applications to Continue Driving Advances in the Brain Tumor Field

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA), the nation's first nonprofit organization dedicated to brain tumor education and research, is now...


Aug 31, 2018, 14:10 ET American Brain Tumor Association Names Nicole Willmarth, PhD as New Chief Mission Officer

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA), the nation's first nonprofit organization dedicated to brain tumor education and research, announced...


Aug 28, 2018, 14:09 ET American Brain Tumor Association's Statement on the Passing of Senator McCain and the Disease that Took His Life

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) is saddened to learn about the passing of war hero and United States Senator John McCain. Senator McCain...


Jul 17, 2018, 09:00 ET The American Brain Tumor Association Awards Research Grants to Support Early Career Investigators and High-Impact, Collaborative Brain Tumor Research

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA), the nation's first nonprofit organization dedicated to brain tumor education and research, announced...


Mar 05, 2018, 05:48 ET The American Brain Tumor Association Celebrates 45 Years of Impact on the Brain Tumor Community

Forty-five years ago, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) was founded in Chicago by two mothers, Susan Netchin Kramer and Linda Gene...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:39 ET American Brain Tumor Association Accepting Grant Applications for Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) will accept grant applications for the 2018 Medical Student Summer Fellowship Program beginning...


Sep 07, 2017, 19:09 ET American Brain Tumor Association Names Kelly Sitkin as Chief Advancement Officer

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) announced today that Kelly Sitkin has been selected as the nonprofit's new Chief Advancement Officer....


Sep 05, 2017, 19:50 ET American Brain Tumor Association Announces New Board Chair and Officers

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) announced today that Brian Olson, CFP® will begin his third term on the Board of Directors as board chair....


Aug 01, 2017, 15:00 ET ABTA Awards 18 Research Grants to Support Early Career Investigators and High-Impact, Collaborative Brain Tumor Research

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) is pleased to announce the recipients of their 2017-2019 Research Collaboration Grants, 2017 Discovery...


Jul 25, 2017, 09:00 ET American Brain Tumor Association's Annual Patient and Family Conference to Address Physical and Cognitive Symptoms and Side Effects

Brain tumor survivors are at significant risk of experiencing losses in physical strength, cognition and mobility due to the tumor itself and the...


Jul 20, 2017, 14:35 ET American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) Statement Regarding Senator John McCain's Glioblastoma (GBM) Diagnosis

The American Brain Tumor Association's thoughts and prayers are with Senator John McCain and his family as they begin to absorb and process the...


Jul 18, 2017, 17:00 ET American Brain Tumor Association Offers Worldwide Live Streaming of Annual Conference

For the first time, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) will offer live streaming of its annual Patient and Family Conference entitled,...


Jul 14, 2017, 10:00 ET Survey Results of Meningioma Patients to be Presented at American Brain Tumor Association Annual Conference

Complete findings from a survey of more than 1,800 meningioma patients and caregivers co-sponsored by the University of Toronto and the American...


Jul 11, 2017, 10:00 ET GBM Survivor and his Caregiver to Share Perspectives on Living Well with a Brain Tumor at American Brain Tumor Association Annual Conference

Five-year glioblastoma (GBM) survivor Martin Romero, along with his wife and caregiver Karma Punwasi, understand first-hand what it's like to live...


Jul 07, 2017, 15:23 ET Personalized Medicine Extending to Supportive Needs of Brain Tumor Patients/Caregivers

Growing awareness of the individual yet interrelated emotional, psychological and physical reactions to a brain tumor diagnosis experienced by the...


Jun 30, 2017, 10:30 ET Legends in the Brain Tumor Field to Headline American Brain Tumor Association Conference Dinner

Carol Kruchko, the founding president of the Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States (CBTRUS), and internationally recognized Swiss...


Jun 14, 2017, 04:07 ET American Brain Tumor Association Annual Conference to Focus on Redefining Survivorship through Science, Technology and Clinical Innovation

The American Brain Tumor Association's (ABTA) annual patient and family conference, being held in Chicago August 4-5, is geared toward providing...


Feb 20, 2017, 14:45 ET American Brain Tumor Association Elects Four New Board Members

The American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) is pleased to announce the election of four new members to its Board of Directors. The election, which...


Dec 13, 2016, 04:37 ET President Signs 21st Century Cures Act

President Obama signed into law the "21st Century Cures Act" today, following last week's Congressional approval of the bipartisan bill. This past...