Neuroscientists in the Department of Physiology examine the function of both the central and peripheral nervous systems. Students interested in neuroscience are encouraged to participate in programs and classes offered through the Graduate Program in Neuroscience.
Dr. Jessica Filosa: Neurovascular coupling.
Dr. Ruth Harris: Leptin in the control of food intake and stress responses.
Dr. Philip O'Herron: Neurovascular coupling and visual processing