Related Web Sites
Members of the Neurosciences Program Steering Committee maintain a web site also dedicated to The Graduate Training Program in Neurosciences.
The Office of Neuroscience Research (ONR) provides a portal of information to and from the Neuroscience community at Washington University; which is comprised of faculty, post docs, graduate students and support staff that drive our cutting edge research.
The Hope Center brings together world-leading scientists and clinician scientists whose expertise spans many different disciplines and diseases. Their common focus is translational research on neurodegeneration, which occurs when brain cells ("neurons") and their connections ("synapses") are damaged by disease or injury. These investigators share the conviction that there are common molecular mechanisms of degeneration, and that fundamental discoveries related to one disease can lead to cures and treatments in others.