Founded in 1973, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) was the first national advocacy organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing information and education to patients, caregivers, and their loved ones. For 45 years, the ABTA has been providing comprehensive resources that support the complex needs of brain tumor patients and caregivers, as well as the critical funding of research in the pursuit of breakthroughs in brain tumor diagnosis, treatment and care.
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We’re dedicated to improving, extending, and saving lives.
The ABTA was founded 45 years ago by two moms determined to make a difference.
We’re grateful for our talented board and dedicated staff.
We’re proud to partner with leaders in the brain tumor community who help amplify our impact.
See how we’re putting donations to work to achieve our mission.
Our work directly impacts the lives of brain tumor patients, caregivers, and researchers.