Since 1973, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) has provided critical funding to researchers working toward breakthroughs in brain tumor diagnosis, treatment and care, with the ultimate goal of finding a cure. The ABTA is also the recognized resource for comprehensive, up-to-date information and compassionate support for the brain tumor patients, families and caregivers who are living with this disease.

To find up-to-date information on the latest in research, diagnosis, trends and treatment of brain tumors, visit the American Brain Tumor Association’s website at

The mission of the American Brain Tumor Association is to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors with the goals of improving, extending and, ultimately, saving the lives of those impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.We do this through interactions and engagements with brain tumor patients and their families, collaborations with allied groups and organizations, and the funding of brain tumor research.

Bowling for Brains
SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Southtown Lanes
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u of mn
3rd Annual MN Neuro-Oncology Symposium
SAVE THE DATE: May 9 & 10, 2016 – University of Minnesota
Visit UMBTP Symposium Department of Pediatrics  for more information. 

7th Annual Minnesota Brain Tumor 5K (Musella Foundation)
SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, May 15th, 2016 – Lake Phalen
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Brains Together For a Cure
Brains Together for a Cure Annual Walk
SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, October 1st, 2016 – Rochester Community & Technical College
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Brain Tumor 5K
Breakthrough for Brain Tumors
SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, October 17, 2016 – Lake Como St. Paul
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