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developmental and regenerative sciences

Brain Health
Research Program at UTSA

Welcome to the University of Texas at San Antonio’s (UTSA) Brain Health Research Program, a key element of our prestigious Developmental & Regenerative Sciences (DRS) PhD program within the College of Sciences. Our goal is to unlock the intricacies of the brain and its health, advancing knowledge and treatment options in the field of neuroscience.

Exploring Brain Health Research

Our Brain Health Research Program provides students with a thorough understanding of the complex and fascinating world of the human brain. Spanning topics such as neural pathways, brain disorders, cognitive function, and brain development, our curriculum is designed to equip students with the skills needed to tackle vital questions in neuroscience.

Cutting-Edge Research Facilities

At UTSA, we pioneer innovative research in brain health. Guided by our esteemed faculty, students participate in cutting-edge research projects using state-of-the-art tools and methodologies. Our areas of focus include neurogenesis, neurodevelopment, neuroplasticity, neurodegeneration and much more, as we constantly strive to expand the horizons of brain health research.

Our Brain Health Research Program is backed by top-notch research facilities equipped with the latest neuroimaging tools and neuroscience laboratories. These resources, combined with our stimulating academic environment, facilitate transformative discoveries and provide students with a rich, impactful learning experience.

Looking Toward Your Future

Graduates from our Brain Health Research Program find themselves well-positioned for a range of exciting careers. Whether it’s in academia, clinical research, pharmaceutical companies, or healthcare policy, our alumni are making significant contributions to brain health and neuroscience. At UTSA, we’re cultivating the next generation of leaders in brain health research.

Join UTSA's DRS PhD Program

Starting your journey with UTSA’s Brain Health Research Program means joining a vibrant community of scholars passionate about understanding the brain’s complex mechanisms and advancing brain health. We invite you to be part of this exciting endeavor and contribute to the future of neuroscience.

Take the first step toward a rewarding career in brain health research. Apply to UTSA’s DRS PhD program today and help shape the field of neuroscience for the better.