The Health Research Alliance fosters collaboration among not-for-profit, non-governmental funders to support the continuum of health research and training from biomedical science applications that advance health. Learn more about HRA »
Presentations from the March 31-April 1 members’ meeting in New York are available behind the members only portion of the website.
Mark your calendars now for the next Members’ Meetings!
September 27-28, 2016
Co-Hosted by the Foundation Fighting Blindness and the BrightFocus Foundation
March 23-24, 2017
Co-Hosted by the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, W.M. Keck Foundation, Arthritis National Research Foundation and Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Manhattan Beach, CA
The mission of the Simons Foundation is to advance the frontiers of research in the basic sciences and mathematics. In the life sciences, institutional and targeted grants support research in systems biology, human evolution and math in biology. The Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) seeks to understand the causes of autism and thereby improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of this and related developmental disorders. SFARI applications are solicited from individuals who will conduct bold, imaginative, rigorous research relevant to this spectrum of prevalent disorders. The Foundation supports the work of institutions and organizations that give many of the world’s best mathematicians and physicists the opportunity to work and interact in environments designed to enhance progress. Part of our mission is also to train students and educators in these disciplines, and to organize programs that introduce the wonders of these fields to children and to the general public.