The World's First Childhood Neurological Research Institute Officially Opens

Texas Children's Hospital officially opened the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI), the world's first basic research institute dedicated to childhood neurological diseases. The facility, designed by Perkins+Will and located in the heart of the Texas Medical Center in a 13-floor research tower, aims to increase the pace of discoveries by pioneering a multidisciplinary research approach to the complex challenge of understanding brain development and function.

Read about the NRI's opening.

Photograph courtesy of Allen Kramer.