There are numerous ways to make gifts to the University of Pittsburgh Brain Institute. All gifts, of any size, are greatly appreciated.*



Securely donate to the University of Pittsburgh Brain Institute to support neuroscience research

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By Mail

Print the mail-in form (pdf) and send it with your check to:

Attention: Gary Dubin
University of Pittsburgh and UPMC
Forbes Tower, Suite 8084
3600 Forbes Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

By Telephone

Call 412-864-1956 to phone in your donation using a credit card, Monday through Friday, between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST.

Your Gift Will Make a Difference!

As long as brain diseases and disorders remain a major health care concern in this community and beyond, there will be a commensurate need for philanthropy to ensure that the University of Pittsburgh Brain Institute remains a world-class institution with state-of-the-art resources, allowing our talented neuroscientists to make discoveries and translate research findings into clinical solutions for patients and their families.

University of Pittsburgh Brain Institute development staff welcome the opportunity to discuss how you can donate to various research efforts.


For more information about donating, contact Gary Dubin by phone (412-647-9113) or email (


* The University of Pittsburgh Brain Institute is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law, and will be publicly acknowledged unless otherwise requested by the donor.