Events

Upcoming Events

Head for the Cure 5K- St. Louis

June 26, 2022

9 AM | THE MUNY – LICHTENSTEIN PLAZA AT FOREST PARK

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Seattle

July 09, 2022

9 AM | WARREN G. MAGNUSON PARK

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Omaha

July 23, 2022

9 AM | ZORINSKY LAKE PARK

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Metro KC

August 28, 2022

8 AM | CORPORATE WOODS, BUILDING 40

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Detroit

September 11, 2022

9 AM | BELLE ISLE

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- San Antonio

September 24, 2022

8 AM | PROVIDENCE CATHOLIC SCHOOL

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Houston

September 25, 2022

8 AM | PEARLAND TOWN CENTER

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

NBTS New York Brain Tumor Walk & Race- Long Island, NY

October 01, 2022

9 AM | JONES BEACH FIELD 5

“The New York Brain Tumor Walk & Race community will come together on October 1, 2022 to raise awareness and funds to support the needs of brain tumor patients and their families. Your community is here. Let us discover a cure, together.”- National Brain Tumor Society

Head for the Cure 5K- Chicago

October 02, 2022

8 AM | DIVERSEY HARBOR

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Head for the Cure 5K- Cleveland

October 08, 2022

8 AM | EDGEWATER PARK

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

Past Events

NBTS National Brain Tumor Ride- Waltham, MA

May 15, 2022

8 AM | 200 WEST STREET

“The National Brain Tumor Ride community will come together on May 15, 2022 to raise awareness and funds to support the needs of brain tumor patients and their families. Your community is here. Let us discover a cure, together.” -National Brain Tumor Society

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Head for the Cure 5K- North Texas

May 07, 2022

8 AM | OAK POINT PARK AMPHITHEATER

“At each 5K event, we pay tribute to extraordinary individuals who are currently fighting or who have survived a brain tumor, selected from the nominations submitted by their loved ones.” – Head for the Cure

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NBTS Race for Hope- Washington, D.C.

May 01, 2022

9 AM | FREEDOM PLAZA

“The Race for Hope-DC community will come together on May 1, 2022 for a 5K walk/run to raise awareness and funds to support the needs of brain tumor patients and their families. Your community is here. Let us discover a cure, together.” -National Brain Tumor Society

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ABTA BT5K- Chicago, IL

May 01, 2022

8 AM | MAGGIE DALEY PARK

“The American Brain Tumor Association’s BT5K (Breakthrough for Brain Tumors 5K) is your opportunity to support the ABTA mission of providing critical funding for brain tumor research and patient support services.” -American Brain Tumor Association

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The 13th Annual Nick Gonzales Charity Golf Tournament- Carrollton, TX

April 29, 2022

1 PM | COYOTE RIDGE GOLF CLUB

“The Nick Gonzales Foundation for Brain Tumor Research was established in 2007 in honor of Nick, a loving husband, father, son, brother, friend and so much more. His diagnosis of a stage IV GBM was devastating to his family. There was no family history and the early warning signs were missed by everyone.

The 13th Annual Nick Gonzales Charity Golf Tournament is for people who want to raise money for brain tumor research.” -Nick Gonzales Foundation

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American Brain Tumor Association Educational Webinar: Developments in Treating Malignant Brain Tumors

April 26, 2022

“The educational webinar series is designed for brain tumor patients and caregivers to learn more about brain tumor types, treatments and research.

Webinars are 60 minutes, allow for questions and are free to all who are interested.

Ongoing research has led to treatment advancements of malignant (cancerous) primary and metastatic brain tumors.” – ABTA

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Head for the Cure 5K – Phoenix

October 30, 2021

“We are so excited that we will officially be back together again this year for our 3rd Annual Head for the Cure 5K – Phoenix as we raise funds, awareness, and hope for the local brain tumor community! Funds raised benefits the Ivy Brain Tumor Center at Barrow Neurological Institute and the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative (BTTC).” -Head for the Cure

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American Brain Tumor Association National Virtual Conference

September 10, 2021

“The ABTA National Conference is the largest brain tumor educational conference, specifically designed for patients, caregivers and survivors, across all ages and tumor types. Our goal is to provide access to our nation’s leading medical and research experts, and empower you with the information you need to navigate the physical and emotional journey of a brain tumor diagnosis for those newly diagnosed, experiencing a recurrence or in survivorship.”

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Know All Your Treatment Options Virtual Patient Education Webinar

May 26, 2021

Hear from caregivers and industry experts regarding all of the available treatment options for patient with brain tumors.

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Virtual Patient Education Webinar: GammaTile Therapy, Surgically Targeted Radiation Therapy For Brain Tumors

February 04, 2021

Presented in partnership with the Musella Foundation and the Central New Jersey Brain Tumor Support Group, learn about GammaTile Therapy, a Surgically Targeted Radiation Therapy for operable brain tumors.

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Virtual National Brain Tumor Society Phoenix Brain Tumor Walk

December 05, 2020

National Brain Tumor Society’s top priority is the health of the brain tumor community and with that in mind our 16th Annual Phoenix Brain Tumor Walk was held virtually.

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It’s Time Virtual Patient Education Event

December 04, 2020

Hear what patients and caregivers have to say about their own brain tumor journey as well as the impact of Covid-19 pandemic has had on their world including treatment, cancer screenings, and the challenges posed by not being able to bring anyone else into the room when meeting with their doctors.

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