Breaking Barriers: UCSF Neurosciences Community Event

Please join us for a special neuroscience community event hosted by the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, in partnership with the Research Development Office, to celebrate findings from the Weill Award programs, followed by a timely look ahead with an overview of “BRAIN Initiative 2.0” federal funding opportunities, and concluding with a networking reception. This event is a great chance to form and renew collaborations across the clinical, translational, and basic neuroscience communities.



3:00pm | Weill Awards Update

Welcome and Introductions

Weill Awardee Lightning Talks

4:00pm | BRAIN Initiative 2.0 Planning Session

Overview of BRAIN Initiative 2.0

Collaborative break-out sessions focused on funding priority areas

5:00pm | Networking Reception


Register to Attend

Attendance is limited. Please RSVP by July 11, 2019


Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Byers Auditorium
600 16th Street, San Francisco, California 94158

Event Type

Special Event


School of Medicine


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff


Mission Bay


UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences