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Brain Health Nexus


Day 1: Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Morning Sessions
Voices of Brain Health
The Brain Health Nexus Vision

Flipping the Script – towards Brain Health Perspectives:
– Healthcare Goals
– Life In our Workplace
– Social Networks
– Priorities In Policy


Anthony Hassan, PhD
CEO & President, Cohen Veterans Network

Collaborate & Ideate: Flipping the Script – Moderated Round Tables
Cone of Silence
Afternoon Sessions

Unleashing Science & Technology for Solutions


Sandro Galea MD, MPH, DrPH
Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor, Boston University

Lita Sands, MBA
Head of Global Life Sciences Business Development, Amazon Web Services

Lee Lancashire, PhD
CIO, Cohen Veterans Bioscience

Chris Van Hoof, PhD
Vice President, R&D, imec, Belgium

Holly Garriock, PhD
Chief Cohort Development Officer for the All of Us Research Program, National Institutes of Health

Musical Introspection
Collaborate & Ideate: Moderated Roundtables
Cocktail Reception with Person on the Street Interviews & Networking
Dinner with Inspirational Special Guests

Day 2: Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Morning Sessions

Capital to Opportunity: FUNDamental to Scale


Brad Herbert, MBA
CEO, Healthy Brains Global Initiative

Ekemini Riley, PhD
Managing Director, Brin Family Foundation

Pierre Meulien, PhD
Executive Director, Innovative Medicines Initiative, EU

Call To Action: Galvanizing the Science & Technology Roadmap
Share Your Thoughts - Take the Nexus Survey

We need your voice to help shape the future of this effort and make effective change. 

We invite you to join our network of advocates and lend your expertise to this coordinated action in response to this global public health crisis.

Please watch this webinar to learn more about our goals and the scope of this effort, and most important, please complete the survey.

We want your perspective and expertise on current barriers, prioritized gaps, and a possible course of action. The survey will feed into a white paper that will build toward a roadmap designed for collaborative engagement.