Neurobiology and Anatomy

Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies is a major program that focuses on the scientific study of structure and function of the brain and central nervous system.

A major program in Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies will likely include courses in molecular biology of neural cells and circuits, cognitive biology, neural transmitters and receptors, neuronal signaling and control of physical function, membrane and synapse structure and communication, autonomic function, nervous system circuitry and mapping, anatomy of neurological disease and disorders, brain studies, protein chemistry, and computational biology.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies (use the College Search feature and enter " Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies?

Typically, an advanced degree is required for a career in Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies.  With such, you are qualified to work in the fields of medicine, psychology, or research.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Neurobiology and Anatomy Studies:

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

 

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