Brain Tumour Research becomes affiliate charity of Our Future Health

News – 28 February 2024
Brain Tumour Research has joined as an affiliate charity of Our Future Health.

Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is the only national charity in the UK focused on finding a cure for all types of brain tumours. The charity is campaigning to increase national investment in brain tumour research to £35 million per year and fundraising to build a network of seven sustainable Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence across the UK. 

Brain tumours

Brain tumours kill more children and adults under the age of 40 than any other cancer, yet just 1% of the national spend on cancer research has been allocated to this devastating disease since records began in 2002. Brain Tumour Research is determined to change this. 

Affiliate charities

Our Future Health is joining with many of the UK’s leading health research charities who are providing valuable support and expertise to help develop Our Future Health. They will make a big impact in allowing us to ultimately change the way we prevent, detect and treat diseases.  

Dr Raghib Ali, Chief Executive and Chief Medical Officer of Our Future Health, said, “We’re delighted to be working with Brain Tumour Research as an affiliate charity of Our Future Health. This partnership offers an exciting opportunity for us to work together to help those affected by brain tumours, the data and information provided may help make new discoveries about this devastating disease .”  

Dr Karen Noble, Director of Research, Policy and Innovation at Brain Tumour Research, said: “We are excited to be partnering with Our Future Health. Sustainable and continuous research is key to finding new treatments and improving outcomes for brain tumour patients. This partnership brings new opportunities to further support research and get closer to achieving our vision of finding a cure for all types of brain tumours.”

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