Research Areas

Disease Based Areas

Addictive Behaviors
Age-related Brain Changes
Axonal Damage and Regeneration
Brain Trauma
Cerebrovascular Disease
Connectomics and Brain Imaging
Developmental Neurobiology and Disorders
Diabetic Neuropathy and CNS Impairments
Epilepsy
Language Development and Language Disorders
Memory Systems
Neuroscience of Education
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neuroplasticity
Sleep and Circadian Rhythms
Visual System Functions and Disorders

Research Themes &
Specific Programs

Addictive Behaviors

Alcoholism

Drug Addiction

Eating Disorders

 

Age-related Brain Changes

Diabetes and other MCI Risk Factors

Normal Cognitive Aging

Alternative and Complementary Neuroscience

 

Axonal Damage and Regeneration

 Brain Tumors

Brain Trauma

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Gulf War Illness

    Cerebrovascular Disease

    Stroke (Human)

    Stroke (Models)

    Hypertension

    Connectomics and Brain Imaging

    Developmental Neurobiology and Disorders

    Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Downs Syndrome


    Diabetic Neuropathy and CNS Impairments

     

    Epilepsy

     

    HIV


    Language Development and Language Disorders

    Autism Spectrum Disorders

    Aphasia

     

    Memory Systems (Humans)

    Neuroscience of Education

     

    Neurodegenerative Diseases

    ALS

    Alzheimer’s Disease

    Huntington’s Disease

    Neuroinflammation

    Parkinson’s Disease

    Prion Diseases

    Animal Models

     

    Neuroplasticity


    Sleep and Circadian Rhythms


    Visual System Functions and Disorders

    Methods and Approaches

    Behavioral and Cognitive Assessment

    Humans

    Animal Models

     

    Behavioral Sciences

    Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

     

    Dietary Manipulation

     

    Confocal Microscopy

     

    Dynamic Modeling

    Electron Microscopy (TEM and SEM)

     

    Electrophysiological Properties of Neurons

    Epidemiology

    Exercise Physiology

    Fluorescence Microscopy

     

    Gene Delivery

     

    Gene Identification

    Histochemistry

    Immunohistochemistry

    Laser Capture Microdissection

    Molecular Cloning and Recombinant DNA

    Neuroanatomical Tract Tracing

     

    Neuroangiography and Transcatheter Interventions

     

    Neurogenetics

     

    Neuroimaging (MRI, fMRI, DTS, CT, MR Spectroscopy)

    Humans

    Models

     

    Neuropharmacology

    Non-invasive Brain Stimulation

     

    Optogenetics

     

    Psychophysics (EEG, ERP)

     

    Stereotactic Surgery


    Ultrafast Laser Surgery