Areas of Focus

Molecular Basis of Disease (MBD) is a program in computational biomedicine that includes faculty in six departments engaged in interdisciplinary research:  Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Physics and Astronomy, Mathematics and Statistics, and Computer Information Systems.  The program provides both graduate and undergraduate fellowships as well as support for the state-of-the-art facilities in these departments.
Brains & Behavior (B&B) is a multidepartmental umbrella organization that promotes research broadly related to the Neurosciences.  It sponsors student fellowships, provides seed grants for research, and promotes collaborations across departments.