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Required Courses:

NeuBeh 501: Intro to Neurobiology
PBIO/NeuBeh 504: Biophysics of Nerve, Muscle, and Synapse

Pbio/NeuBeh 532: Cell Signaling Discussion
NeuBeh 502: Intro to Neurobiology

Pbio 508: Lab Rotations (x3)

6 departmental mini-courses
Pbio 513: Teaching Physiology (2 quarter TA requirement)

Pbio 600: Independent Research (before General Exam)
Pbio 800: Doctoral Dissertation (after General Exam)

Highly Recommended course:

NeuBeh 503: Cognitive and Integrative Neurobiology

Mini-courses:

Pbio/NeuBeh 509: Neuroendocrinology
Pbio/NeuBeh 545: Quantitative Methods in Neuroscience
Pbio/NeuBeh 548: Molecular Mechanisms of Synaptic Plasticity
Pbio/NeuBeh 550: Biophysics of Calcium Signaling
Pbio/NeuBeh 551: Mouse Models of Disease
Pbio/NeuBeh 552: Synaptic Integration
Pbio/NeuBeh 553: Learning & Memory: Synapses & Systems
Pbio/NeuBeh 554: Motor Learning: Cellular & Network Mechanisms
Pbio/NeuBeh 555: Sensory Receptors
Pbio/NeuBeh 556: Axon Pathfinding
Pbio/NeuBeh 557: Ion Channel Gating
Pbio/NeuBeh 558: Dendrites
Pbio/NeuBeh 559: Experience & Brain Development
Pbio/NeuBeh 561: Molecular Motors

Systems neuroscience:

Pbio/NeuBeh 545: Quantitative Methods in Neuroscience
Pbio/NeuBeh 553: Learning & Memory: Synapses & Systems
Pbio/NeuBeh 554: Motor Learning: Cellular & Network Mechanisms
Pbio/NeuBeh 559: Experience & Brain Development
Pbio/NeuBeh 552: Synaptic Integration
Pbio/NeuBeh 559: Experience & Brain Development

Conj 534: Selected Problems in Nervous System Development

Psych 437: Motor Development
Psych 460: Cognitive Neuropsychology
Psych 504: Behavioral Neuroscience

Computational neuroscience:

Pbio/NeuBeh 545: Quantitative Methods in Neuroscience
Pbio/NeuBeh 552: Synaptic Integration
Pbio/NeuBeh 553: Learning & Memory: Synapses & Systems
Pbio/NeuBeh 554: Motor Learning: Cellular & Network Mechanisms
Pbio/NeuBeh 555: Sensory Receptors

CSE 527: Computational Biology
CSE 528: Computational Neuroscience
CSE 590: Special Topics in Computational Biology

Genome 540: Intro to Computational Molecular Biology

AMATH 383 Introduction to Continuous Mathematical Modeling
AMATH 410 Introduction to Computational Biology and Chemistry
AMATH 422 Introduction to Mathematical Biology
AMATH 423 Mathematical Biology: Stochastic Models
AMATH 503 Mathematical Biology I
AMATH 504 Mathematical Biology II
AMATH 521 Special Topics in Mathematical Biology
AMATH 574 Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos
AMATH 581 Scientific Computing
AMATH 592 Special Topics in Stochastic Analysis and Modeling
PHYS 525 Statistical Mechanics

Cell and molecular biophysics:

Pbio/NeuBeh 550: Biophysics of Calcium Signaling
Pbio/NeuBeh 555: Sensory Receptors
Pbio/NeuBeh 557: Ion Channel Gating
Pbio/NeuBeh 558: Dendrites
Pbio/NeuBeh 561: Molecular Motors

Conj 533: The Dynamic Chromosome
Conj 536: Experimental Design in Cell Biology

CSE 590RR: Introduction to Computational Neuroscience

Biol 401: Advanced Cell Biology

Genome 540: Intro to Computational Molecular Biology

AMATH 423 Mathematical Biology: Stochastic Models

PHYS 525 Statistical Mechanics

Molecular physiology and neurobiology:

Pbio/NeuBeh 509: Neuroendocrinology
Pbio/NeuBeh 551: Mouse Models of Disease
Pbio/NeuBeh 556: Axon Pathfinding
Pbio/NeuBeh 561: Molecular Motors

Conj 533: The Dynamic Chromosome
Conj 534: Selected Problems in Nervous System Development
Conj 536: Experimental Design in Cell Biology
Conj 541: Molecular Biology of Cellular Processes
Conj 542: Development

Biol 401: Advanced Cell Biology
Biol 581: Neurobiology

Genome 540: Intro to Computational Molecular Biology

Cardiorespiratory physiology:

Pbio 518: Research Topics in Cardiovascular Physiology

Hubio 540: Cardiovascular System

Pbio/NeuBeh 550: Biophysics of Calcium Signaling
Pbio/NeuBeh 551: Mouse Models of Disease
Pbio/NeuBeh 557: Ion Channel Gating
Pbio/NeuBeh 561: Molecular Motors

Conj 536: Experimental Design in Cell Biology
Conj 541: Molecular Biology of Cellular Processes

Endocrinology:

Pbio/NeuBeh 509: Neuroendocrinology

HuBio 565: Reproduction
HuBio 544: The Endocrine System

Biol 465: Comparative Endocrinology

Other courses of interest:

NeuBeh 510: Seminar in Neurobiology
Biochem 440: Intro to Biochemistry
Bioen 599: Intro to Tech Commercialization
Bioen 599: Frontiers in Nanotechnology
Chem 452: Physical Chemistry for Biochemists
MSE 498: Science & Tech of Nanostructures
TC 440: Science Writing
TC 509: The Scientific Article
TC 541: Science and Technology Writing


last updated October 21, 2011