Research Areas Overview
To learn more about our research areas of focus and their associated faculty and labs, click an area below:
- Circadian Rhythms and Sleep Research
Investigators study circadian rhythm and the functions of sleep with the aim of advancing sleep medicine.
- Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease
From basic science to clinical trials and social and behavioral investigations, our work addresses neurological diseases that affect cognition and behavior.
- Developmental and Regenerative Neurobiology
Investigators pursue a greater understanding of the mechanisms that regulate the development of the nervous system in order to develop approaches to regenerate or repair the damaged adult nervous system.
- Epilepsy and Neurophysiology
Research focuses on interventions to improve outcomes and quality of life for individuals with seizures.
- Movement Disorders
The diverse array of our studies related to complex movement disorders span from basic science to patient outcomes.
- Neurocritical Care
Investigators conduct trials and studies to help patients who are neurocritically ill.
This work examines new agents and therapeutics to advance the understanding and treatment of inflammatory diseases.
- Neuroinfectious Disease
Our neuroinfectious disease research ranges in focus from the clinical to the molecular.
- Neuromuscular Medicine
Investigators work to develop improved and novel clinical trials and therapies for individuals with neuromuscular disorders.