President Obama Speaks on the BRAIN Initiative
and American Innovation
President Obama unveiled the “BRAIN” Initiative—a bold new 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.
State of The Union 2013 - Brain Mapping
SBMT advocated for more translational research in the area of Brain Mapping. The Honorable President Obama made a clear reference to the importance of human brain mapping research in his 2013 state of the union address; thanks to SBMT's effort.
Brain Mapping defined as: The study of the anatomy and function of the brain and spinal cord through the use of imaging (including intra-operative, Microscopic, Endoscopic and Multi-Modality imaging), Immunohistochemistry, Molecular & optogenetics, Stem cell and Cellular Biology, Engineering (material, electrical and biomedical), Neurophysiology and Nanotechnology.
2013 Award Recipents
Brain Mapping Day at the US Congress
A Congressional Brief on the
state-of-the-art in Brain Mapping and Neuroscience
Organizers: Brain Mapping Foundation and
Congressional Neuroscience Caucus
Location: Gold Room in Rayburn building,
Friday May 10th, 2013, 10-12 Noon EST
Black Tie Award Gala
Join us for the Annual
you will be able to sign up for this gala banquet.
2013 Congress Gala Banquet
Sunday Night, May 12th in the Hilton Hotel
Reception is from 6 pm - 8 pm EST
Dress code for men Black Tie and ladies Cocktail Dresses
This event is RSVP only through your Congrerss Registration.
RETIRED US ADMIRAL MIKE MULLEN SHARES HIS VIEWS AT A PAST GALA BANQUET