Why we need your support
The WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute is improving lives by pioneering advances in brain health.
Deeply rooted in a culture of passion, purpose, and collaboration, the RNI is a unique institute with a bold vision of advancing brain health and innovation in the treatment of neurological disease. We are bringing together the brightest minds in research and patient cares, deploying the latest technology solutions, and fostering key relationships with academic, private sector, and governmental partners.
With the latest technologies, an ecosystem of partners, and a truly integrated approach, we are making tangible progress. Our breakthroughs in neuroscience are strengthening our efforts to combat public health changes ranging from addiction to Alzheimer’s disease. Our collaboration with elite athletes and members of the military in optimizing human performance are leading to new innovations. We are breaking barriers in research and patient care to better serve the people of West Virginia and beyond.
How you can help
We are improving lives by pioneering advances in brain health. The steps we are taking are big, bold, and transformative, and will touch all aspects of neuroscience, from basic and clinical research to clinical trials and patient care. We are investing in people, programs and facilities.
The RNI is conducting cutting-edge Focused Ultrasound (FUS) studies opening the blood-brain barrier in patients with Alzheimer’s disease and glioblastoma tumors to solve public health challenges and explore innovations in neuroscience and clinical care.
Center for Hope and Healing
The Center is a 29,305 square-foot addiction facility that offers detox and treatment programs for people struggling with substance use disorder. The services and programs create a comprehensive, holistic treatment approach that can be found at one central location.
Please consider making a gift today. Your gifts enable us to continue advancing knowledge through team-based research. Help us transform the future of health in West Virginia and beyond.