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Grossman Institute for Neuroscience, Quantitative Biology and Human Behavior at The University of Chicago

Research in neuroscience at The University of Chicago is a multi-disciplinary endeavor, spanning a diverse range of topics and techniques from molecules and cells to neural circuits and behavior. Our community of neuroscientists includes more than 90 faculty members based in many academic and clinical departments, all of which are located on the Hyde Park campus — a key feature of our institution which facilitates interactions among researchers and scholars with diverse interests, backgrounds and approaches.

Our faculty, students, and postdoctoral researchers are engaged in uncovering the principles by which the nervous system is organized, defining the mechanisms of perception and behavior, and developing the next generation of treatments for neurological disease and mental illness.

Upcoming Events

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Special Seminar

July 17th: 4:00pm, GCIS W301/303
Speaker: Demet Araç, PhD -The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Title: "Cellular Communication via Adhesion in the Nervous System"

2019 Neuroscience Retreat

Please mark your calendar!
September 19th-20th:
 Overnight Event
Location:Q Center at 1405 N 5th Ave, St. Charles, IL

The 2019 Carlson Symposium for Neuroscience

On October 10thhere at the University Chicago, you are invited to attend the 2019 Carlson Symposium for Neuroscience.  This year, the Carlson Symposium features four leaders working in sensory and cognitive systems with cutting edge techniques. 

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