Our Vision

Imagine life without brain disease.


We bring researchers and donors together to cure brain diseases and disorders.

Robin’s Wish – The genius mind. The untold story.

An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the new Robin Williams documentary.

The American Brain Foundation hosted a special live event with ABF Vice Chair Susan Schneider Williams and director Tylor Norwood to discuss the making of the film, Robin’s struggle with Lewy body dementia, and the legacy the iconic actor left behind.


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Our Statement on Injustice, Inequality and Racism

We join our fellow Americans in expressing our sadness and revulsion at the killing of George Floyd. This horrific event reminds us how racism permeates healthcare, social and economic systems, obstructing access for people of color. Life without brain disease means life without brain disease for everyone. We are determined to do better.

COVID-19 Information

Updates from Our Research Partner on Coronavirus

We know how deeply the medical and patient communities are affected by the COVID-19 health care crisis. Our research partner, the American Academy of Neurology is providing updated information on the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Meet Morgan

It started with a twinge. After a simple surgery and some physical therapy, Morgan wasn’t getting better. It took two more surgeries before she was diagnosed with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) type II.

Inspired To Find A Cure

Meet Suma Babu, MBBS, MPH

Dr. Babu’s goal is to understand the inflammatory and neurodegenerative changes in the spinal cords of people living with ALS. Her team’s study addresses important, under-studied, disease mechanism-related research questions with potential implications for improving clinical trial designs in ALS.