National Conference

The 2019 American Brain Tumor Association National Conference will bring together patients, caregivers, researchers, and medical professionals from around the country to network with others in the brain tumor community and gather the most up-to-date brain tumor information through first-class educational programming. Attendees will learn about the latest advances in brain tumor research, treatment, and care.

Thanks to our generous registration sponsor, Abbvie, discounts will be available for this year’s conference!


Why Attend the ABTA’s National Conference?

View highlights from the 2018 National Conference


2019 Co-Chairs

Erin Dunbar, MDErin M. Dunbar, MD
Director of Neuro-Oncology
Piedmont Brain Tumor Center
Atlanta, GA




Jeffrey S. Wefel, PhD, ABPP
Associate Professor and Chief, Section of Neuro-Psychology
Departments of Neuro Oncology and Radiation Oncology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center




New!Registration for brain tumor patients or caregivers is just $40 each, thanks to our generous patient and caregiver registration sponsor, Abbvie! This  registration covers a full two days of education, networking, and meals, including a reception and dinner on Friday evening.

For all other attendees, the cost of American Brain Tumor Association’s 2019 National Conference registration is $140.

*Don’t wait! Online registration closes Monday, September 2,  2019. Walk-in Registration will be accepted based upon availability at an increased registration fee.

Have Questions?

Contact us at or call 1-800-886-ABTA (2282).

The 2019 American Brain Tumor Association National Conference is sponsored by



Funded in part by Genentech


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