Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) affects over 5 million people in the United States; however, Despite over 100 years of research, there are still no disease-modifying therapies. This T32 program is aimed at understanding connections between AD and other dementias, and the risk factors and comorbidities associated with them, to offer insights into the disease and afford novel targets for patient care.
Supports students from diverse backgrounds who seek to pursue Ph.D. training in neuroscience and prepare for careers in biomedical research, education and enterprise. Interns join active neuroscience research labs, while also receiving highly personalized guidance on graduate school admissions, professional development and career planning.
This online program program is designed to provide post-graduate students and working professionals, whose professions are impacted by the field of Neuroscience, with an understanding of normal brain function and the clinical expression and underlying pathogenesis of common neurological disorders.