University of Maryland School of Medicine Program In Neuroscience

Program Description

Our Graduate Program is an interdisciplinary program of study leading to a Ph.D. degree in Neuroscience. We look to prepare the next generation of scientists who will advance our understanding of the brain/nervous system.

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Student and Faculty
Number of Faculty: 115 Number of Students: 65
Ethnicity Hispanic Percent: 4.60% Non-Hispanic Percent: 95.40%
Race Asian: 6.20% American Indian or Alaskan Native: 1.50% Black or African American: 6.20% White: 83.00% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:: 3.10%
Unique Program Features
Program Characteristics
Year Established: 1996 Type of Campus: Main Campus
Contact Info


Program Director
Margaret M McCarthy, PhD (410) 706-2655

Jennifer McFarland 1(410)706-4701

Research Areas