The MIND Institute Brain Endowment for Autism Research Sciences (BEARS) Program® was formed to provide scientists worldwide with the valuable gift of brain tissue and accelerate the development of effective treatments and prevention options for individuals living with neurodevelopmental disorders. (Learn more...)
To make a significant impact, scientists, national advocacy organizations, and the community need to work together to transform current thinking on brain donation for research. It is only through collaboration that we will succeed in our endeavors to help fuel groundbreaking research and ultimately discover novel approaches for today's treatments and tomorrow's cures.
Autism research takes brains: Dr. Cynthia Schumann at TEDxUCDavis