Skip to Main Content

MyAANS, password-protected resources, and purchases are currently experiencing issues and are unavailable. We are working to get this fixed as soon as possible.

NREF: Opening Doors to Future Breakthroughs

The importance of scientific research and medical training has never been more clear, and the NREF can play a pivotal role in advancing the specialty, but only with your help.

Please donate today and open doors to future breakthroughs.

  • Granting Awards – Between 1985 and 2014, the NREF 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.
  • Fostering 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.