Welcome to the Department of Neuroscience at
Washington University School of Medicine
Effective December 2, 2015, the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology was renamed as the Department of Neuroscience.
As one of the founding Departments of Washington University School of Medicine, the Department of Neuroscience has a rich history of innovative scientific discovery dating back more than one hundred years. Using a broad repertoire of sophisticated experimental approaches, Department faculty study a variety of scientific questions ranging from the evolution of man and behavior to the basis of brain development and function. Explore our faculty, research and programs to learn more!