$650 Million Gift for Mental Health Research

July 22, 2014

The Broad Institute, a biomedical research center affiliated with Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is today announcing a $650 million gift to support research on mental health issues, The Boston Globe reported. The gift is from Ted Stanley, a business executive and philanthropist who became interested in mental health issues when his son was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. The son was successfully treated.


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