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McKnight Brain Research Foundation Holds Sixth Inter-Institutional Meeting

Published: May 28th, 2013

An epigenetics hypothesis of cognitive aging, standardization of cognitive assessment tools and the use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) standards of evaluation in cognitive aging across the McKnight Brain Institutes […]

McKnight Brain Research Foundation Announces Support For Proposed National Brain Study

Published: Mar 4th, 2013

The McKnight Brain Research Foundation* and its four McKnight Brain Institutes voice strong support for President Barack Obama’s plan for a decade-long scientific effort to examine the workings of the […]

Dr. Robert Wah is elected trustee of The McKnight Brain Research Foundation

Published: Sep 25th, 2012

Robert M. Wah, MD, a reproductive endocdnoiogist and obstetrician and gynecologist was elected trustee of the McKnight Brain Research Foundation at its board meeting on August 8, 1012. He is […]

McKnight Brain Research Foundation Holds Fifth Inter-Institutional Meeting

Published: May 3rd, 2012

Challenges and opportunities in characterizing cognitive aging across species was the theme of the fifth inter-institutional meeting of research scientists who met April 11-13, 2012. The meeting was sponsored by […]

The McKnight Brain Research Foundation Elects Dr. Gene Ryerson as New Trustee

Published: May 3rd, 2012

The trustees of the McKnight Brain Research Foundation (MBRF) are pleased to announce the appointment of Gene G. Ryerson, M.D as a trustee effective, May 1, 2012. Dr. Ryerson has […]

McKnight Brain Research Foundation sponsors Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Workshop on Cognitive Aging, June 13-17, 2012

Published: Mar 16th, 2012

This workshop will provide students with the most current understanding of the cognitive aging field by bringing together researchers who apply complementary analytical approaches to and offer diverse biological perspectives […]

McKnight Brain Research Foundation Hosts Fourth Inter-Institutional Meeting

Published: Oct 12th, 2011

On May 1-3, 2011, the trustees of the McKnight Brain Research Foundation (MBRF) hosted the fourth inter-institutional meeting between the four McKnight Brain Institutes located at the University of Alabama, […]

McKnight Brain Research Foundation Establishes a Cognitive Aging and Memory Clinical Translational Research Program

Published: Jul 23rd, 2009

The purpose of the MBRF is to support research of the brain in age related memory loss intended for clinical application.   To further fulfill the purpose of the MBRF, an […]

Funds Awarded for 2009 Funding Cycle

Published: Jun 20th, 2009

With joint support from the McKnight Brain Research Foundation and the National Institute on Aging, this initiative funds cognitive aging research through a program of peer reviewed grants in the […]

MBRF is pleased to announce the appointment of Judith A. Salerno

Published: Apr 1st, 2009

The McKnight Brain Research Foundation (MBRF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Judith A. Salerno, M.D., M.S. as a trustee effective, April 1, 2009. Dr. Salerno is Executive Officer […]