Information on Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors

American Brain Tumor Association

American Cancer Society

American Institute for Cancer Research:

Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation

Children’s Oncology Group

National Brain Tumor Society

National Cancer Institute, Childhood Brain Tumors

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation

Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium

San Diego Blood Bank

Clinical Trials

Children’s Oncology Group (a service of the National Institutes of Health)

Neuroblastoma and Medulloblastoma Translational Research Consortium

Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium

Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium

For Kids

About Brain Tumors (KidsHealth )


Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics


Ronald McDonald House Charities

Support Groups

Supersibs!  For siblings ages 0-18 of a cancer patient.  Families can sign up on the website, or Child Life Services can help with the referral.

Yahoo Pediatric Brain Tumor Support Group


Patti’s Pearls.  Families can buy the wigs directly. Rady Children’s patients can get the full $200 reimbursement, and Child Life Services can help with that referral.