Mayfield Education & Research Foundation

The Mayfield Education & Research Foundation supports groundbreaking advancements in neurosurgery and related neuroscience fields. Learn more about what we do.


Mayfield LIVE Webinar Series


A free webinar series aimed at improving the brain and spine health of the Greater Cincinnati community.

We've asked our team of neurosurgeons and physical therapists at Mayfield Brain & Spine to lend their expertise in a series of 1 hour webinars. The programs are held monthly at 6pm. See the schedule of upcoming sessions. Sign up for one, two or all of the webinars--free of charge! You will have an opportunity to ask questions and have them answered in real time.



The Mayfield Education & Research Foundation is pleased to announce that John MacLennan, PhD, has been awarded a $2 million, 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Dr. MacLennan thanked the Mayfield Foundation for the critical help it provided "when it was needed most."

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Drs. Keller and Link

The 2020 Keller Lecture

The 2020 Keller Lecture proudly featured Michael Link, MD as the distinguished lecturer. Dr. Link completed his fellowship training under the guidance of Mayfield physicians and is now a neurosurgeon and professor at Mayo Clinic. The 2020 lecture was held at the Winter Clinics for Cranial and Spinal Surgery in Snowmass, Colorado. 

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We Just Want To Say Thank You!

Thank you to our wonderful donors for your messages of gratitude during this difficult time. Your heartfelt messages are so appreciated and we love to share your heartwarming stories.

While we all navigate through the COVID-19 crisis, Mayfield providers are seeing patients through telehealth (video) appointments, telephone appointments, and even office visits for the most urgent/emergent cases. Our specialists are rounding at the hospitals and doing everything they can do to help those patients who need us.

Here are a few messages that we received from our donors and friends.

Do you have a message for your Mayfield caregiver?

Want to give a shout-out to your surgeon, a nurse, or just let people know why you support the Mayfield Foundation?

Send your video or message to Deborah Livingston at You can also make a contribution by clicking here.