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Oct 17, 2019, 10:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Honors Dr. Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award Recipients

Brain Research Foundation (BRF) bestowed its 2019 Dr. Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Awards to individuals advancing innovative research through...


Mar 12, 2019, 06:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Targets Cognition And Neurodevelopmental Disorders With Two New Scientific Innovations Award Grants

Research that explores the relationship between brain dopamine signals and brain rhythms, areas theorized to affect brain cognition, will now be...


Nov 12, 2018, 11:00 ET Brain Research Foundation To Honor Frederick A. Gibbs Discovery Award Recipients

Brain Research Foundation (BRF) will bestow its 2018 Dr. Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Awards to individuals advancing innovative neuroscience research ...


Oct 16, 2018, 13:03 ET Brain Research Foundation Statement About Paul Allen, Founder The Allen Institute for Brain Research

Attribute to Terre Constantine, Ph.D., Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer: Today the Brain Research Foundation community mourns the...


Aug 28, 2018, 04:00 ET Brain Research Foundation (BRF) awards two grants to help identify new treatments to reduce opioid relapse

Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced it has issued two grants that will focus on new breakthroughs to help slow the frighteningly high...


Feb 22, 2018, 04:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Launches Advisory Committee to Target Staggering Opioid Relapse Rate

Opioid addiction contributed to more than 60,000 U.S. deaths in 2017, and those who sought treatment for their addiction relapsed at a staggering...


Aug 09, 2017, 15:29 ET Newly Formed Brain Research Foundation Young Leadership Board Announces the 2nd Annual "Let's Put Our Heads Together" Fundraiser

After last year's successful inaugural event raised almost $25,000 for neuroscience research, the newly-formed Brain Research Foundation (BRF) Young...


Feb 13, 2017, 08:41 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Association's Scott Serota Joins Brain Research Foundation Board of Directors

Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced that Scott Serota, president and chief executive officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield Association...


Oct 20, 2016, 05:42 ET Brain Research Foundation Discovery Dinner Crosses $1 Million Mark, Sets New Fundraising Record

The Brain Research Foundation's annual gala dinner surpassed $1 million in donations for the second consecutive year, a record for the organization...


Oct 06, 2016, 02:42 ET Brain Research Foundation Discovery Dinner Marks Organization's 63rd Year Of Funding Innovative Neuroscience Research

Brain Research Foundation will bestow its 2016 Frederic A. Gibbs award to a Chicago couple uniquely invested in supporting scientific research, and a ...


Aug 11, 2016, 02:09 ET Brain Research Foundation Statement On DEA's Response To Industrial Hemp Petitions

Independent, peer-reviewed research funded by Brain Research Foundation (BRF) indicates that the developing brain – this means young adults – is at...


Oct 31, 2014, 04:30 ET Brain Research Foundation Discovery Dinner Raises Over $500,000 For Pioneering Neuroscience Research

The Brain Research Foundation awarded the 2014 Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award in Philanthropy to Dr. Richard A. Chaifetz, ComPsych Corporation. Dr....


May 15, 2014, 06:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Grant Expands Research on Using Exercise to Slow the Path to Alzheimer's and Dementia

The Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced that it will provide a major grant that will further research funded by the National Institute of ...


Nov 05, 2013, 01:45 ET Brain Research Foundation Announces 2013 Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award Recipients

The Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced that the 2013 recipients of the Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award are Jeffrey S. Aronin and...


Sep 19, 2013, 12:56 ET Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn Recognize Brain Research Foundation's 60th Anniversary

The modestly sized foundation with enormous reach in the world of neuroscience research today marked its 60th year of funding critical research into...


Feb 21, 2013, 02:05 ET Brain Research Foundation 2013 Scientific Innovations Awards To Dr. Jean Hebert and Dr. Brian Litt

The Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced that its Scientific Review Committee has selected Jean Hebert, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience...


Oct 17, 2012, 01:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Expands Funding for Critical Early Stage Research On Brain And Neurological Disorders To National Institutions

Brain Research Foundation (BRF), a leading grant-making organization supporting new science that explores how the brain works, today announced that...


Jun 07, 2012, 06:00 ET Brain Research Foundation Announces Grant To Study Concussive Events Among Grade School Children

The Brain Research Foundation (BRF) today announced it will fund research that aims to improve pediatricians' ability to evaluate and manage...


May 19, 2011, 01:45 ET Large Population of Undiagnosed Autism in General Population According to New Brain Research Foundation Funded Study

A new study utilizing a population-based approach that for the first time looked for autism among all children found prevalence of the disorder to be ...


Mar 01, 2011, 01:27 ET Brain Research Foundation Seed Grants Generate Minimum Eight Times Future Funding

The Brain Research Foundation today announced that a recent analysis of its seed grant program indicates that BRF funded projects generate over 8...


Nov 02, 2010, 02:59 ET Abbott Awarded Brain Research Foundation's First Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award

The Brain Research Foundation presented the Frederic A. Gibbs Discovery Award to Abbott, a global, broad-based health care company, for its...