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PhD Training in Neuroscience


The Department of Neuroscience hosts a PhD training program in Neuroscience that is based at Tufts Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the biomedical graduate school of Tufts University. The faculty of 30 is drawn from the Department of Neuroscience and includes neuroscientists based in other research departments at Tufts University School of Medicine and throughout Tufts University.

The program is currently training about 25 students, many of whom are working in laboratories within the Department of Neuroscience.

The Department of Neuroscience at Tufts University School of Medicine understands that diversity, equity, and inclusion are societal and scientific imperatives. The Department of Neuroscience is committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion and we are continually working to foster and maintain an infrastructure which supports all members of our community.