Research Report The New Frontier
Neuroscience Advancements and Their Impact on Nonprofit Behavioral Health Care Providers
Laudan Y. Aron, Carl Zimmer
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Advancements in biotechnology, bioengineering, neuroscience, genetics and other medical specialties have dramatically altered the way people are diagnosed and treated for injury or disease. These advancements promise to continue at unprecedented rates of discovery. Along the way, bioethicists, philosophers, politicians, medical practitioners and other professionals will debate the numerous and very complex ethical, financial and service delivery issues inherent in each new development. This report, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through a grant to the Alliance for Children and Families, focuses on exploring how advancements in neuroscience will impact the abilities of nonprofit human service providers to organize and deliver behavioral health services in the future.
Research Areas Health and health care Nonprofits and philanthropy
Tags Health care delivery and payment Community-based care
Policy Centers Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population