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Neuroscience

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Amy F. T. Arnsten, PhD

Professor of Neuroscience and of Psychology

Member, Kavli Institute of Neuroscience at Yale University

Research Interests

Aging; Alzheimer Disease; Behavioral Sciences; Cognitive Science; Mental Health; Neurobiology; Neurosciences; Prefrontal Cortex; Psychology, Child; Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic

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Charles Joseph Bruce, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Research Interests

Cerebral Cortex; Neurobiology; Neurophysiology; Sensorimotor Cortex

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Michael C Crair, PhD

William Ziegler III Professor of Neuroscience and Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science

Deputy Dean for Scientific Affairs (Basic Science Departments)

Research Interests

Brain; Cerebral Cortex; Child Development; Nervous System; Neuronal Plasticity; Neurosciences; Synaptic Transmission; Visual Cortex

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Pietro De Camilli, MD

John Klingenstein Professor of Neuroscience and Professor of Cell Biology

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Chair, Department of Neuroscience

Director, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience and Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)

Research Interests

Alzheimer Disease; Cell Biology; Cell Membrane; Endocytosis; Lipid Metabolism; Neurosciences; Parkinson Disease; Synapses

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Marc Hammarlund, PhD

Associate Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience

Director of Graduate Studies, Genetics

Research Interests

Axons; Caenorhabditis elegans; Cell Biology; Gene Expression; Nerve Regeneration

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Michael J Higley, MD/PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Member, Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)

Member, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience

Research Interests

Autistic Disorder; Dendrites; Electrophysiology; Microscopy, Fluorescence, Multiphoton; Neurobiology; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Schizophrenia

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Daeyeol Lee, PhD

Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Neuroscience and Professor of Psychology and of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Appetitive Behavior; Basal Ganglia; Behavior, Animal; Impulsive Behavior; Neurophysiology; Neurosciences; Parietal Lobe; Prefrontal Cortex; Risk-Taking

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Janghoo Lim, PhD

Associate Professor of Genetics and Neuroscience

Member, Program in Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair (CNNR)

Research Interests

Developmental Disabilities; Mental Disorders; Motor Neuron Disease; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Neuromuscular Diseases; Spinocerebellar Ataxias

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David A. McCormick, PhD

Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Scientist in Neuroscience

Research Interests

Attention; Axons; Brain; Memory; Neurobiology; Neurosciences; Synapses

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Pasko Rakic, MD, PhD

Dorys McConnell Duberg Professor of Neuroscience and Professor of Neurology

Research Interests

Apoptosis; Cell Proliferation; Central Nervous System; Neurobiology; Neurology

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Michael L Schwartz, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Director, Medical Studies in Neurobiology

Associate Dean for Curriculum, YSM

Research Interests

Cerebral Cortex; Education, Medical; Hypoxia, Brain; Neurobiology; Neurosciences

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Nenad Sestan, MD, PhD

Professor of Neuroscience, of Comparative Medicine, of Genetics and of Psychiatry

Executive Director, Genome Editing Center

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Stephen M Strittmatter, MD, PhD

Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neuroscience

Director, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair

Director, Memory Disorders Clinic

Director, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Research Interests

Alzheimer Disease; Axons; Dementia; Motor Neuron Disease; Regenerative Medicine; Spinal Cord Injuries

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Justus Valentijn Verhagen, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Associate Fellow, The John B. Pierce Laboratory

Research Interests

Neural Pathways; Neurobiology; Optical Imaging; Optogenetics; Smell; Taste

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