Scientific Review Committee

The Brain Research Foundation Scientific Review Committee was established to review our research grant applications. This committee is a combination of  researchers from several institutions throughout greater Chicago and nationwide. Their scientific expertise is invaluable when reviewing the Brain Research Foundation research grant proposals. Following is a brief description of each reviewer's research interests:


Sangram S. Sisodia, Ph.D.
University of Chicago


Ted Abel, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania

Scott T. Brady, Ph.D.
University of Ilinois Chicago

John Disterhoft, Ph.D.
Northwestern University

Ole Isacson, Ph.D.
Harvard University

Daniel A. Peterson, Ph.D.
Rosalind Franklin

Marina Picciotto
Yale University

Nenad Sestan, MD, PhD
Yale University