The Department of Neurosciences is a community of
scholars whose work - individually and collaboratively -
seeks to transform understanding of the brain and mind
and creates new paradigms for knowing the human
condition and caring for it.

Learn More

Expanding knowledge of brain function
and improving treatment for
neurological disorders

Learn More

Collaborative multidisciplinary teams
delivering advanced treatment
for neurological disorders

Learn More

Mentoring the next generation of leaders
in neuroscience research and care

Learn More

Neuro News 

Early Brain Development in Autism

New study published in New England Journal of Medicine shows cortical layers are disrupted in pregnancy. 
Read more

Making Headway on Glaucoma

Prof. Andrew Huberman is working with a team to find a way to restore vision in glaucoma patients.
Read more and see the video

Lessons Learned in the Electric Brain

Grand Rounds speaker Michael Okun, MD, discusses deep brain stimulation.
See the video

Groundbreaking study on Down 
Syndrome and Alzheimer's

Down syndrome biomarker initiative will shed light on brain aging in DS.
Read more

 View all News >


The On Our Mind series looks at strategies to create a cartograph of the brain with USC's Art Toga.

Watch a special presentation on Cortical Control of Speech Articulation by Dr. Kristofer Bouchard of UC San Francisco. 

More Videos

See more of our Brain Channel videos on UCTV

Visit our YouTube Channel.

facebook button twitter button


Neurological Disorders



Seminar Series

See a schedule of weekly seminars sponsored by the Neurosciences Graduate Program.

Grand Rounds

View the Schedule

Watch Live Streaming Video
(Fridays at 8:30 a.m. when available)

Watch Previous Grand Rounds Videos


Support Our Work