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Mar 06, 2019, 06:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Comments on FDA Approval of New Depression Treatment

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF) applauds the FDA for its approval of Esketamine nasal spray as a new medication for treatment of...


Mar 04, 2019, 09:46 ET The Biology of Addiction - A Free Webinar from the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is hosting a free interactive webinar on "The Biology of Addiction" on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, from 2pm to...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Applauds FDA Expert Panel Decision to Recommend Approval of New Depression Treatment

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF) is pleased that our funding of both early research and ongoing studies on rapid acting...


Jan 31, 2019, 10:00 ET Top 12 Advances in Psychiatric Research in 2018 from the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Brain scientists are breaking new ground in researching depression, chronic stress, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, PTSD, obsessive compulsive...


Jan 22, 2019, 11:30 ET Free Webinar on Early Detection and Prevention of Psychotic Disorders Offered by Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is hosting a free interactive webinar on "Early Detection and Prevention of Psychotic Disorders: Ready for...


Jan 17, 2019, 10:00 ET Enjoying Valentine's Day With or Without a Partner

While Valentine's Day is supposed to be the holiday of romance, it can be difficult for many people, whether they have a romantic partner or not. The ...


Dec 06, 2018, 10:00 ET Stress, anxiety and the holidays

With the holiday season in full swing and 2019 around the corner, people often find themselves feeling stressed and overwhelmed – unwelcomed "guests" ...


Oct 30, 2018, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Honors Ten Scientists for Outstanding Achievements in Psychiatric Research at 31st Annual Dinner

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, the world's largest private funder of mental health research grants, honored ten scientists with its 2018...


Oct 22, 2018, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Names 10 New Members to Scientific Council

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has named 10 new members to its Scientific Council, now comprised of 181 leading scientists from across...


Oct 04, 2018, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards Over $13 Million in Young Investigator Grants to 200 Scientists Pursuing Innovative Mental Health Research

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation today announced the awarding of its Young Investigator Grants valued at more than $13.8 million to 200 of...


Sep 20, 2018, 10:00 ET Autism Trailblazers Bob and Suzanne Wright Receive 2018 Pardes Honorary Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health

The 2018 Pardes Honorary Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health is being awarded to Bob Wright and the late Suzanne Wright, the founders of Autism...


Sep 05, 2018, 10:00 ET Judge Steven Leifman Awarded 2018 Pardes Humanitarian Prize for Leadership in Reducing the Number of People with Mental Illnesses in Jail and Prison

The 2018 Pardes Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health is being awarded to Judge Steven Leifman, an associate administrative judge in Miami-Dade County, ...


Aug 03, 2018, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Announces Awards for Exceptional Research on the Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Illness

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has announced the winners of its 2018 Klerman and Freedman Prizes recognizing exceptional clinical and basic ...


May 17, 2018, 04:53 ET Women Break the Silence About Mental Illness at Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Annual Luncheon in New York City

Over 300 women gathered in New York City on Tuesday, May 15, in support of psychiatric research and eliminating the stigma of mental illness at the...


Mar 01, 2018, 11:03 ET Public Television Series Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein Nominated for a New York Emmy® Award

Season 5 of the public television series Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein, which highlights common psychiatric conditions, is now available...


Dec 13, 2017, 09:11 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Awards Distinguished Investigator Grants Valued At $1.7 Million to 17 Scientists Pursuing Innovative Mental Health Research

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation today announced the awarding of its Distinguished Investigator Grants valued at $1.7 million to 17...


Nov 02, 2017, 13:13 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Announces 30th Annual Young Investigator Grants Valued Over $13 Million to 196 Scientists Pursuing Innovative Mental Health Research

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation announced the 30th annual awarding of its Young Investigator Grants valued at more than $13.6 million to 196 ...


Nov 01, 2017, 16:55 ET Doctors Without Borders/Médicins Sans Frontières Receives 2017 Pardes Humanitarian Prize In Mental Health

The Pardes Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health was presented to the international humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médicins Sans...


Oct 30, 2017, 14:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Honors Nine Scientists for Outstanding Achievements in Psychiatric Research at 30th Annual Dinner

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation honored nine scientists with its 2017 Outstanding Achievement Prizes for their work in schizophrenia, mood...


Sep 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Adds 12 New Members to Scientific Council

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation has named 12 new members to its Scientific Council, now comprised of 177 leading experts across disciplines...


Sep 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Philanthropist Celebrated for Bringing Mental Illness Out of the Shadows

Constance E. Lieber, who transformed her family's experience with mental illness into a lifetime of support for psychiatric research into...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Médecins Sans Frontières reçoit le prix humanitaire Pardes 2017 pour son rôle de pionnier dans les soins de santé mentale sur les lignes de front des conflits mondiaux

Le prix humanitaire Pardes 2017 en santé mentale est attribué à l'organisation humanitaire médicale internationale Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières Awarded 2017 Pardes Humanitarian Prize for Pioneering Mental Health Care on the Frontlines of Global Conflict

The 2017 Pardes Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health is being awarded to the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without...


Jul 31, 2017, 10:00 ET Brain & Behavior Research Foundation's Klerman & Freedman Awards Dinner Celebrates 30 Years of Scientific Grants, and Honors Foundation's Scientific Council

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation celebrated 30 years of awarding research grants, honored its Scientific Council, and announced the winners...


Apr 28, 2017, 10:00 ET Women Breaking the Silence about Mental Illness Luncheon Highlights Depression and Schizophrenia Research and Raised More Than a Quarter-Million Dollars

Ellen Levine, a long time Hearst editor and innovator, led a wide-ranging conversation with pioneering mental health researchers Dolores Malaspina, M....