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Accelerating, amplifying and funding brain research

Brain Canada plays a unique and invaluable role as a national convenor of those who support and advance brain research. A greater understanding of how the brain works contributes to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of disorders of the brain, ultimately improving the health outcomes of people in Canada and around the world.

Directory of funded grants

Through the Canada Brain Research Fund (CBRF), an innovative arrangement between the Government of Canada (through Health Canada) and Brain Canada Foundation, we invest in bold, innovative, and brilliant brain research.

$292+ million invested

400+ grants awarded

1155+ researchers funded

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