Brain Banks

Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center for Dystonia

Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center (HBTRC) at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts to assist people interested in registering as brain donors. The first step to becoming a brain donor is to request additional information by contacting the Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Center directly at 1-800-BRAIN BANK or 1-800-272-4622, website, or e-mail of


Brain Bank Research and Treatment at University of Maryland for Spasmodic Torticollis

Columbia University Medical Center – Department of Neurology – Division of Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders

If you or your family wishes to discuss brain tissue donation further, call the brain donor program during regular working hour’s (212) 305-5779 to leave your name and address to request written information. For more information visit


The Parkinson's UK Brain Bank

For more information visit

General inquiries: Call: 020 7594 9732 or email:


The Banner Sun Health Research Institute – Brain and Body Donation Program

To inquire about volunteering to participate as a brain and/or body donor in the Brain and Body Donation Program, you must reside in greater metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona.

Kathryn Davis – Clinical Tissue Donation Coordinator: or phone 623-832-6511. For more information visit


University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine – Department of Neurology Brain Endowment Bank

If you would like more information on becoming a brain donor or the brain bank program call 1-800-UM-BRAIN or in Florida 305-243-6219. For more information visit