- The Cincinnati Foundation for Biomedical Research and Education is a 501(c)(3) non–profit corporation, established in 1991 by Congressional mandate.
The Cincinnati Foundation for Biomedical Research and Education (CFBRE) is associated with the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. CFBRE’s purpose is to facilitate research and educational activities involving patients, database, personnel, and facilities at the Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center. CFBRE provides support for researchers and educators with assistance in grant application, management, accounting, compliance, insurance, human resources, equipment purchase and maintenance.
The CFBRE Board of Directors is composed of individuals with extensive backgrounds in health care, research and technology transfer. CFBRE operates under the guidance of its Board which insures compliance with the CFBRE Bylaws and operational policies.