Mary Woolley from Research!America hits a home run at Research!Louisville

Mary Woolley, President and CEO, Research!America was presented with a personalized Louisville Slugger bat after a successful Research!Louisville 2014 annual celebration of health-related research and advocacy.

Mary presented a talk entitled "Your Role in Changing Hearts and Minds for Science" on September 18th at Research!Louisville.

Upcoming Featured Seminars

March 12, 2015
Loren Looger, Ph.D.
HHMI, Janelia Farm Research Campus
"Tools for Neuroscience and Beyond"

March 19, 2015
Axel Nimmerjahn, Ph.D.
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
"The Brain’s Inflammatory Response to Viral Gene Transfer"

April 16, 2015
Vittorio Gallo, Ph.D.
Children's National Medical Center
“Mechanisms of White Matter Injury and Recovery in the Developing Brain”

Willed Body Program Notice

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If you have pre-registered and received your acceptance letter from our program, please see our FAQs or instructions to report a death. If you have any questions, please call 502-852-5744.



  • Fully supported PhD program with a focus in Neuroscience
  • Multiple recipients of National Research Service Awards
  • MS degree offered in Anatomical Sciences and Instruction
  • Average cadre of more than 40 PhD and MS students


Departmental Associations

  • Home of Fresh Tissue Lab & Analytical Microscopy Core
  • Participating member of the School of Interdisciplinary& Graduate Studies and the MD/PhD Program

Read Brochure: overview of the Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

2013 Brochure about the Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

Seminars in Neuroscience 2014-2015

View schedule of upcoming seminars