5: Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

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Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience
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Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience

Box 570, Health Sciences Center
(804) 982-4285

Neuroscience has evolved as a vital and dynamic field involving the anatomy, biochemistry, pharmacology, and physiology of the brain and their relationship to behavior. This range of disciplines combined for the study of a singular and remarkably complex organ (the brain) dictates the need for unique interdisciplinary study. The Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program at the University of Virginia has been developed to provide such an opportunity. It coalesces over 45 faculty from more than 10 departments into a unified program for graduate study, leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Neuroscience.

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