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Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology

At the Forefront of Neuroscience Research

The Department specializes in research involving:

  • the chemical senses
  • neural networks
  • developmental neurobiology
  • computational neurobiology
  • molecular biology
  • neurophysiology
  • neuroendocrinology

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is located on the downtown campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Our graduate faculty are chiefly affiliated with the Program in Neuroscience but are also affiliated with the Graduate Program in Life Sciences (GPILS).

Our chairman is Michael T. Shipley, PhD, the Donald E. Wilson, MD, MACP Distinguished Professor and Director of the GPILS Program in Neuroscience.