Donate Your Brain

By
~ Less than a min read

The Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center performs ongoing post-mortem research on schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. They’re seeking brain tissue donations from people who have those mental illnesses, as well as donations of normal brains from people who are related to them.

They accept donations from the US but also internationally. Within the US call 1-800-272-4622, otherwise request a brochue on how to make a donation. Does not conflict with religious faiths, as they’ll explain. Talk to your family and consider contributing to important neuroanatomical research in search of new treatments and a cure.

 


Comments


View Comments / Leave a Comment

This post currently has 0 comments.
You can read the comments or leave your own thoughts.


    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 22 Aug 2006
    Published on PsychCentral.com. All rights reserved.

APA Reference
Kiume, S. (2006). Donate Your Brain. Psych Central. Retrieved on January 28, 2015, from http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2006/08/21/donate-your-brain/

 

Recent Comments
  • French2015: Hi T, I know where you are at with not be able to talk with your friends and family. I have been married...
  • Kenny A. Chaffin: Yes, this is a major issue with our (U.S. etc) society. The news, programming, etc. has been...
  • Guest680: Do you agree a man and women hold their own positions but are 1 in an realationship? As a man who only...
  • cats: I don’t know my spouse is on things because bi polar and honesty i can’t get him to be interment at...
  • kluvcards: My precious 17 year old son, Matthew, ended his life. He and I were so close (so I thought). I can’t...
Subscribe to Our Weekly Newsletter


Find a Therapist
Enter ZIP or postal code



Users Online: 9865
Join Us Now!