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The White House BRAIN Conference will announce progress since April 2013 when the President first announced this ambitious effort. It will also highlight new commitments and investments by the Federal government, private sector companies, universities, and non-profit organizations in response to the President’s call to action.
Drs. Cori Bargmann and Bill Newsome, co-chairs of the NIH BRAIN working group, present the working group’s multi-year, scientific vision to the NIH Director’s Advisory Committee on June 5.