How You Can Help

Our department continues to be generously supported through a number of funds and individual gifts, including:

Jerry Matteis Fund for Neuro-oncology

The Jerry Matteis Fund for Neuro-oncology was established in 2012 in honor of Jerry and with the assistance of the Matteis family. This fund is dedicated to providing support for research to find a cure of brain tumors. All donations will be used to provide vital resources to the neuro-oncology laboratory in the Department of Neurosurgery.

For more information, please call 203-785-2791 or email neurosurgery@yale.edu.

The Cusano Family Fund for Brain Tumor Research at Yale

The Cusano Family Fund for Brain Tumor Research at Yale was started in 2014 from the generosity of a dedicated family dedicated to giving back and promoting better brain tumor treatment options. All donations go directly to support clinical and laboratory research to find a cure for brain tumors. 

For more information, please call 203-785-2791 or email neurosurgery@yale.edu.

Your generosity helps to maintain the unparalleled scope of our patient care, research and education programs. Your gift will help:

  • Provide quality and compassionate care for our patients
  • Advance cutting-edge research
  • Establish endowed professorships for our top faculty
  • Support essential resident education opportunities

If you would like to help, please visit the online donation page. You can designate your gift to your doctor, our research efforts, or our department. Thank you for your support!

To make a donation online: 

Step One:

  • Enter the amount of your gift in the "My gift" field

Step Two:

  • Select the areas that you would like to support

Step Three:

  • Assign percentages of the amount you would like to donate for each area selected

Fill out the remaining fields, as required, and then click Next to complete the payment process.