Top 3 in the U.S.

University of Florida is No. 3 in NIH funding among public universities in the neurosciences, according to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.

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Wonn Pyon wins the first place Robert Levitt Award

Wonn Pyon wins the first place Robert Levitt Award ($1000 prize) after a presentation and question/answer session hosted by the Institute for…

UF department of neuroscience celebrates…

UF department of neuroscience celebrates week 1 of diversity month with various events, panels and honors throughout the week of April 5-10…

Read the latest from the Foster group

Professor in the Department of Neuroscience and Genetics and Genomics Program and Evelyn F. McKnight Chair for Research on Cognitive Aging and…

Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

Our department prioritizes diversity, equity and inclusion principles. We believe that unique experiences and perspectives are essential for inspiring creativity and scientific discovery and preparing the next generation of scientific leaders.


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Education and Training

Our trainees conduct research on some of the most challenging and urgent questions within the neuroscience field today. Our students regularly publish in top journals and are supported by numerous specialized training (T32) grants from the National Institutes of Health.


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