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Stony Brook University

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Dana NextGen

A Foundation planning grant for a potential Dana Center for Neuroscience & Society was awarded to Stony Brook University. The proposed Center focused on promoting global brain health and neuroethics with an emphasis on African-American and pan-African populations through formal course work and experiential learning. The proposed Center integrated academic, nonprofit, and international organizations as a global hub-and-spoke entity with Stony Brook serving as the US-based hub.

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To ensure a positive future, we must better connect neuroscience to the needs of society. We must strive to make the field more inclusive and collaborative. By opening the field up to diverse perspectives, working in closer partnership with other disciplines, and deepening our engagement with the general public, neuroscience can contribute to the flourishing of everyone.

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