• A Founder's Passion - The Story of Lisa
    posted: 10/2/2012 | length: 5:26

    William E. Fay, Jr., BRF Founding Member and Chairman Emeritus, tells a compelling story about his daughter Lisa and her triumph over childhood epilepsy. Bill discusses the importance of funding neuroscience research and explains how he came to be involved with the Brain Research Foundation.

  • Bill Fay Video
    posted: 1/9/2015

    To watch a recent of Bill which was shown when he accepted the Founders Award in Chicago this past October, click here.

  • BRF 60th Anniversary Highlight Video
    posted: 11/11/2013 | length: 6:11

    Celebrating our 60th Anniversary, this video highlights the important work of the Brain Research Foundation over the past six decades, and into the future. A special thanks to BRF Trustee Rob Johnson from CBS Chicago for narrating this video.

  • BRF Grantees Discuss the Importance of Funding Research
    posted: 11/11/2013 | length: 1:37

    In this video, seed grant recipients discuss the importance of BRF funding in advancing their careers and making breakthroughs in neuroscience research. To view their individual videos, visit our YouTube page at 

  • How are brain injuries in youngsters different than in older athletes?
    posted: 11/1/2010 | length: 3:40

    Part of panel discussion at Brain Research Foundation’s Discovery Dinner on November 1, 2010, in Chicago. Others on the panel: Rick Telander from the Chicago Sun-Times, Dan McGrath from the Chicago News Cooperative, and Dr. Carrie Jaworski from Northwestern University.