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Strategic investments and partnerships (NMHB)

In order to carry out a broad range of activities across the field of neurosciences and mental health, the Neurosciences and Mental Health Board (NMHB) provides support to strategic Institutes, Units and Centres and works with a number of key external stakeholders to deliver our strategy. These organisations can be other research councils, biomedical research charities, international funders or industrial partners.


  • Francis Crick Institute, London
  • MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham
  • UK Dementia Research Institute
  • MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge


  • MRC Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge
  • MRC Brain Network Dynamics Unit, Oxford 


  • Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology at the University of Edinburgh (Life Long Health & Wellbeing centre)
  • MRC Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders at King's College London
  • MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics at Cardiff University
  • MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases