Neuroscience: For Patients and Consumers

General Information

  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
    NINDS, an NIH institute, conducts, fosters, coordinates, and guides research on the causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of neurological disorders and stroke, and supports basic research in related scientific areas.
  • Society for Neuroscience External Web Site Policy
    The Society for Neuroscience is a nonprofit membership organization of scientists and physicians who study the brain and nervous system.
    • About Neuroscience External Web Site Policy
      Find out more about neuroscience here.
    • External Web Site Policy is an authoritative source of information about the brain and nervous system for the public.
  • The Dana Foundation External Web Site Policy
    The Dana Foundation is a private philanthropic organization that supports brain research through grants, publications, and educational programs.
    • The Dana Foundation's Brain Awareness Week External Web Site Policy
      Brain Awareness Week is a global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research.
    • Brain Connections External Web Site Policy (PDF – 1.64 MB)
      A PDF that lists more than 240 organizations in the United States likely to help those looking for information, referrals, and other guidance in connection with brain-related disorders. Listings provide mailing addresses, toll-free numbers, email addresses, and clickable website addresses and identify the primary services each organization provides.

Please note: Links to organizations and information included on this page do not indicate endorsement from the NICHD, NIH, or HHS.

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