NIH and the Kavli Neuroscience Institutes Announce New BRAIN Awardees
Separate events on Wednesday, October 1 highlighted the awardees of the second round of NIH BRAIN Initiative grants and additional investments by the Kavli Foundation to support the BRAIN Initiative. NIH announced funding of 67 new projects to advance our understanding of neural circuit function and greatly enhance our ability to record from the brain in action.
Understanding the language of the brain is essential to understanding and treating the circuit dysfunction that underlies neurological, mental health and substance abuse disorders. To learn more, attend a satellite event on the BRAIN Initiative being held at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL this month. There, NIH is partnering with the Kavli Foundation to host a town hall meeting and reception at 6:30pm on Tuesday, October 20th at the McCormick Place Convention Center. Representatives from all of the BRAIN partners, including federal agencies, private research efforts, and universities will be present. We encourage you to submit questions about the BRAIN Initiative to be asked during the Q&A session of the satellite event using this website. ... More Message »