2020 National Conference

The ABTA National Conference is the largest educational meeting designed specifically for patients, survivors and caregivers impacted by a brain tumor diagnosis.

Held annually, the conference convenes our nation’s leading brain tumor experts to provide the latest updates in brain tumor treatment, care and research.

This year, the conference will be presented virtually to protect the health of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Friday, Sept. 11 & Saturday, Sept. 12

10 AM - 5 PM Central Time

Free Live Webcast

Program & Sessions

Review the conference program composed of sessions to inform across all stages of a brain tumor diagnosis.


Review the F.A.Q. to answer common questions you may have about the conference.

2020 National Conference Co-Chairs

Mark R. Gilbert, MD
Chief and Sr. Investigator, The Neuro-Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

Jean Arzbaecher, RN, APN, CNRN
Advanced Practice Nurse
The University of Illinois at Chicago 



Have Questions?

Contact us at info@abta.org or call 800-886-ABTA (2282).

The National Conference is Sponsored By:

Presenting Sponsor

And thanks to the generous support of our additional conference sponsors.  

Funded in part by Genentech and Integra Foundation