Bolstering the Investment in Brain Research

Bipartisan Briefing from Capitol Hill on a new commitment to support brain research and an update on the BRAIN Initiative.

October 1, 2015 at 9:30 - 11:00 am EDT
United States Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, D.C.

Sponsored by The Kavli Foundation

Fattah Neuroscience Initiative

The Fattah Neuroscience Initiative (FNI) is a policy initiative designed to make major progress in understanding the human brain by intensifying federal research efforts across brain disease, disorder, injury, cognition and development.

The initiative aims to coordinate research across agencies and draw upon public-private partnerships and the world of academia. Congressman Fattah is the lead Democrat on the Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Subcommittee overseeing federal expenditures in the science agencies.

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