Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences Graduate Program In Neuroscience

Bethesda, MD
Program Description

The Graduate Program in Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary Ph.D. and M.D/Ph.D. program. There is no associated military commitment for civilians. Courses and research training are provided by over 45 Neuroscience Faculty members.

Student and Faculty
Number of Faculty: 46 Number of Students: 21
Ethnicity Hispanic Percent: 5.00% Non-Hispanic Percent: 0.00%
Race Asian: 19.00% American Indian or Alaskan Native: 0.00% Black or African American: 5.00% White: 71.00% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:: 0.00%
Unique Program Features

The USU Neuroscience Graduate Program offers an outstanding opportunity for interdisciplinary graduate training towards a Ph.D. in Neuroscience. Students benefit from a supportive and dedicated faculty with world class expertise in basic and translational neuroscience, with emphasis on genomics, traumatic injuries, chronic pain and neurodegeneration.

Program Characteristics
Year Established: 1972 Type of Campus: Main Campus
Contact Info

Program Director
Kimberly R. Byrnes, PhD
kimberly.byrnes@usuhs.edu (301)295-3217

Kimberly R. Byrnes, PhD
kimberly.byrnes@usuhs.edu (301)295-3217

Research Areas