BRF – Funding innovations today, for a stronger tomorrow. This video highlights the important work of the Brain Research Foundation over the past six decades, and into the future.Learn More
A Founder’s Passion – The Story of Lisa
BRF Founding Member and Chairman Emeritus, William E. Fay, Jr.
Celebrating our 60th Anniversary, this video highlights the important work of the Brain Research Foundation over the past six decades, and into the future.Learn More
How are brain injuries in youngsters different than in older athletes?
H. Hunt Batjer, M.D., Northwestern University
Elucidating the neuroscience of ADHD and its relationship to substance abuse.
F. Xavier Castellanos, M.D., NYU Langone Medical Center
Research leads to exponential advancements in the study of both epilepsy and mood disorders.
Dane Chetkovich, M.D., Ph.D., Northwestern University
In this video, seed grant recipients discuss the importance of BRF funding in advancing their careers and making breakthroughs in neuroscience research.Learn More
Investigating adult stem cells will lead to greater understanding of Alzheimer’s disease.
Orly Lazarov, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
Congratulations to our 2016 Scientific Innovations Award Winners!
Brain Research Foundation’s Scientific Innovations Award supports innovative discovery science in both basic and clinical neuroscience. This funding mechanism is designed to support creative, cutting edge research in well-established research laboratories, under the direction of established investigators. The 2016 winners are:
Brain Research Foundation celebrated it’s 62nd Annual Discovery Dinner by raising over $1.1 million.
The Annual Discovery Dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 27, was held at the Ritz Carlton Chicago and raised over $1.1 million for promising early-stage brain research. Click here for more information.
Early-stage Research is Important to Unlocking Neurological Diseases
This is a part of a Huntington’s Disease Awareness Month collection and in collaboration with The Lion’s Mouth Opens, premiering on HBO this June 1 at 9/8c.