[20 January 2020]The video was created by Indian neurosurgeon Dr Nitin Garg and his son, Rijul Garg. Dr Garg, representing the Brain Tumor Support Group and Awareness Foundation of Bhopal, India, attended the 2019 IBTA World Summit of Brain Tumour Patient Advocates at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.
[31 December 2019] The IBTA’s monthly e-News has now been released and been emailed to all subscribers. Some of the highlights from this month include news about the EANO EURACAN medulloblastoma guidelines which have been published online in the Lancet Oncology. EANO and EURACAN guidelines provides recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of post-pubertal and adult patients with medulloblastoma.
[13 December 2019] IBTA Chair Kathy Oliver, on behalf of the International Brain Tumour Alliance, has co-authored a recently-published paper on “Including the patient voice in the development and implementation of patient‐reported outcomes in cancer clinical trials”
[25 October 2019] The 13th International Brain Tumour Awareness Week will be held from Saturday, 26th October to Saturday, 2nd November 2019 inclusive. We encourage you to organise an activity which will contribute to increased awareness about brain tumours.
[27 July 2019] The Sub-Saharan Africa Neuro-oncology Collaborative (S-SANOC) planning meeting which took place at the Tower Hotel, London, United Kingdom in October 2017 formed the foundation for the birth of the Society for Neuro-Oncology Sub-Saharan Africa (SNOSSA).