Center For Neuroscience


The Center for Neuroscience at the University of Pittsburgh is a vibrant research community with an exceptional PhD program.


Upcoming Seminars

  • Friday, July 10, 2020
    David J. Schaeffer, PhD
    Title: Developments in Marmoset Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging
    Robarts Research Institute
    University of Western Ontario
    Time: 1:00 p.m.
    Virtual Link: Zoom Link

  • Monday, July 13, 2020
    Carlos D. Aizenman, PhD
    Zinc-Zoom, or Zinc (and Sometimes Copper) in Times of COVID-19 Special Seminar:
    Title: Matrix Metalloproteinase-9: Role in Neurodevelopmental Deficits and Experience-Dependent Structural Plasticity
    Professor, Department of Neuroscience Brown University
    Time: 10:00 a.m.
    Virtual Link: Zoom Link

Recipients of the 2019-2020 CNUP Research Excellence Awards


Upcoming CNUP PhD Defenses

  • Wednesday, July 15, 2020
    Zoe LaPalombara, BS
    Title: Aberrant Prelimbic Activity is Associated with Elevated Fear in SAPAP3 Knockout Mice
    School of Medicine/Neurobiology
    Time: 1:00 p.m.
    Virtual Link: Zoom Link
    Password: 726131

  • Thursday, July 16, 2020
    Ekaterina Likhtik, PhD
    Title: Novel Pathways in Fear Suppression
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Biology
    Hunter College & The Graduate Center
    City University of New York
    Time: 9:30 a.m.
    Virtual Link: Zoom Link

CNUP Calendar Events