The White House's Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative is a research effort to revolutionize our understanding of the human mind and uncover new ways to treat, prevent, and cure brain disorders like Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia, autism, epilepsy, and traumatic brain injury.
NIH BRAIN Multi-Council Working Group Neuroethics Division
NIH has established a neuroethics division of the BRAIN Multi-Council Working Group (MCWG). In broad terms, the workgroup will recommend overall approaches for how research programs like the NIH BRAIN Initiative might handle issues and problems involving ethics. The group is charged with:
White House Fact Sheet: BRAIN Initiative
White House Infographic: BRAIN Initiative
NSF Dear Colleague Letter - Accelerating Integrative Research in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science (AIR-NCS)
President's Executive Order - Improving Access to Mental Health Services for Veterans, Service Members, and Military Families
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