Our Vision and Mission

The McKnight Brain Research Foundation's Vision is to improve quality of life by better understanding and alleviating age-related memory loss. 

Mission Statement

In commitment to our Vision, the McKnight Brain Research Foundation strives to:

  • Lead in generating interest and support for scientific research to advance the understanding and alleviation of age-related memory loss.
  • Inspire commitment and shared vision in the understanding and alleviation of age-related memory loss.
  • Partner with research scientists, institutions, and organizations to promote research to understand and alleviate age-related memory loss.
  • Promote collaboration and communication among research scientists, institutions, and organizations engaged in research in the field of age-related memory loss.
  • Nurture scientists dedicated to exploring and pursuing innovative research to advance the understanding and alleviation of age-related memory loss.
  • Recognize and reward achievement in discoveries leading to the understanding and alleviation of age-related memory loss.