BRAIN Initiative as “Moonshot”

NIH director Francis Collins, M.D., discusses some of the 58 projects funded in the first wave of grants awarded by the NIH under the BRAIN Initiative. He spoke at a press conference announcing the awards, September 30, 2014.

Video published on October 2, 2014 by National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

President Obama on the BRAIN Initiative

President Barack Obama launches the BRAIN Initiative on April 2, 2013. The video in this post was titled "President Obama Speaks on the BRAIN Initiative and American Innovation."

..."President Obama unveils a bold new research initiative designed to revolutionize our understanding of the human brain, and discusses the importance of investing in American innovation to create jobs and strengthen our economy."

Published on YouTube by the White House April 2, 2013.

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