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NREF: Opening Doors to Future Breakthroughs

Scientific research and medical training are more important than ever, and the Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF) can play a pivotal role in advancing the specialty, but only with your help.

Please donate today and open a door to future breakthroughs. Your investment in the NREF allows the NREF to support groundbreaking research.

  • NREF Grants & Awards – Since its inception, the NREF has awarded 218 grants totaling over $9 million.
  • Advancing Research – NREF grant recipients have received over $353 million in NIH funding. Each dollar granted by the NREF resulted in 36 NIH dollars.
  • Future Success – Over 30% of NREF grant recipients have gone on to receive NIH funding and nearly 20% have become chairs of academic departments.

To make a tax-deductible donation, visit our secure online Donate page. Your gift will help to advance neurosurgery and improve neurosurgical care for our patients.

Thank you for including the NREF in your philanthropy.