UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System

Foundations

The Brain Research Foundation is a public, nonprofit, charitable organization dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of children, adolescents, and adults who are touched by neurological disorders by providing start-up funds to researchers conducting new investigations that have the potential to lead to new understanding and treatments of neurological disorders.

The Brain Trauma Foundation (BTF) is dedicated to improving the outcome of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) patients worldwide by developing best practices guidelines, conducting clinical research, and educating medical professionals and consumers. TBI encompasses concussion to coma, usually caused by car crashes, falls, sports and recently blast injury in the military.

The International Brain Research Foundation (IBRF) is a 501c3 public charity that serves as a platform for support of, and collaboration with, leading neuroscientists and research institutions around the world. The objective is to create, operationalize, validate, and disseminate diagnostic and treatment protocols derived from innovative, novel research and translate those protocols into clinical practice for implementation with individuals afflicted with disorders, diseases, and injuries of the brain.

Kessler Foundation strives to improve the lives of people with physical and cognitive disabilities caused by stroke, multiple sclerosis, brain and spinal cord injury, and other chronic neurologic and musculoskeletal conditions. Over the past decade, Kessler Foundation has invested almost $50 million in the work of its Research Center, where investigators develop ways to help people with disabilities overcome obstacles to leading full and productive lives in our communities.

The Matthew Gfeller Foundation invests in projects that aid in the prevention, recognition and treatment of sports related traumatic brain injuries. In addition, your donation funds comprehensive research at The Matthew Alan Gfeller Sports Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center

AbleGamers Foundation is dedicated to bring greater accessibility in the digital entertainment space so that people with disabilities can gain a greater quality of life, and develop a rich social life that gaming can bring.