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    Department of Neurobiology
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A Leading Force in Research, Discovery and Education

The Department of Neurobiology in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is a premier research department and a leading force in Neuroscience discovery and education at UCLA and worldwide. With diverse backgrounds in cellular and molecular biology, psychology and engineering, faculty members in the Department use the most sophisticated technologies available to work in concert with colleagues through UCLA and the world to enhance the understanding of the brain and its role in health and disease.

The Department is also committed to advancing equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging for all members regardless of title or rank.  By establishing a flourishing inclusive community, we will further promote scientific excellence, outstanding scholarship and innovation.  Together, we strive to advocate for open dialogue, free exchange of ideas/data and knowledge that nurtures the success of all.