G20+/N20+ World Brain Mapping & Therapeutics Initiative

G20 World Brain Mapping & Therapeutics Initiative on Wikipedia

The G20 World Brain Mapping & Therapeutic Scientific Summit aims to contribute to President Obama's BRAIN initiative and to expand action on the current and upcoming initiatives across the G20 nations, bringing the finest scientists, engineers, physicians and surgeons across the globe in order to rapidly introduce clinical solutions for neurological disorders, which cost the world economy hundreds of billions of dollars annually. G20 World Brain Mapping Summit was launched in 2014 on the initiative of The Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT).  Read more...  

G20+/N20+ Supporting Papers

A proposed G20 priority due to Major Impact of the Cost of Neurological Disorders on the World Economy by Dr. Kuldip Sidhu and Dr. Babak Kateb

A proposed G20 priority due to Major Impact of the Cost of Neurological Disorders on the World Economy by Dr. Kuldip Sidhu and Dr. Babak Kateb. According to a World Health Organization large-scale study, about a third of the adult worldwide population suffer from a mental disorder such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.
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Nature Biotechnology - $350 Million in New Funding for Brain Research - President Obama

Nature Biotechnology - 6/2013
$350 Million in New Funding for US BRAIN Initiative announced by President Obama. The principal goal of the BRAIN Initiative is to help researchers find new ways to treat, cure or prevent brain disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy and traumatic brain injury.
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Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)

Hon. Kirsty Duncan, MP of Canada

Hon Mal Brough MP – Parliament of Australia

Congressman Andy Harris (R-MD 1st District)

SBS World report about N20 BRAIN Initiative

Germany - 2017
  • 2017

Germany

City: Hamburg
July 5, 2017

Summit Chair:
Dr. Babak Kateb

Summit Vice Chair:
Dr. Carsten Claussen

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China - 2016
  • 2016

China

City: Hangzhou
September 4, 2016

Summit Chair:
Dr. Babak Kateb

Summit Vice Chair:
Dr. Dong Zhou

Turkey - 2015
  • 2015

Turkey

City: Antalya
November 13-15, 2015

Summit Chair:
Dr. Babak Kateb

Summit Vice Chair:
Dr. Nevzat Tarhan

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Australia - 2014
  • 2014

Australia

City: Brisbane
November 13, 2014

Summit Chair:
Dr. Babak Kateb

Summit Vice Chair:
Dr. Kuldip Sidhu

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