Our mission: To bring researchers and donors together to defeat brain disease

The American Brain Foundation is the central driving force behind bringing all neurologists, researchers, patients, and caregivers together to help generate funding for and awareness of brain disease.


Susan Schneider Williams speaking at a conference


“I hold on to the vision that someday Lewy Body disease will be cured and ultimately prevented.”

– Susan Schneider Williams

One in six people are affected by brain and nervous system diseases. Formerly known as the American Academy of Neurology Foundation, the

American Brain Foundation has invested millions of dollars in clinical research to find cures for the nearly 50 million Americans affected.