Neuroscience Platform

Platform Leader: Dr. Zhengping Jia

Description: Members of the Department have research programs in the neurosciences that range from the level of molecular genetics to understanding the physiology underlying learning and memory. Members of this division can be found in several of our research groups including "Cellular and Molecular" as well as "Systems Neuroscience". The Department is known for its advanced electrophysiology and optical and imaging techniques. One of our members is the director of the "Program in Neuroscience" and another is head of the "Centre for Pain". The Department, through its partnerships with our members in several hospital research institutes, provides one of the most advanced Neuroscience Centres in North America.

Associated Links:

University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain

University of Toronto Collaborative Program in Neuroscience (PIN)