Multidisciplinary PhD Program in
Biomedical Sciences

Cell Biology, Neuroscience and Physiology (CBNP) Track

This program offers a flexible multidisciplinary curriculum and research opportunities to give students the ability to explore intersections across the disciplines of neuroscience, physiology, biophysics, cardiovascular biology, molecular pharmacology and stem cell biology. During 3 semesters of integrated coursework, students will take 3 laboratory research rotations and select mentors for focused thesis research. Students who earn Ph.D. degrees in the CBNP track will be positioned to continue their careers performing the interdisciplinary and translational systems biology research that will epitomize the future of biomedical research.

Cell Biology, Neuroscience and Physiology (CBNP) Track Faculty & Research

CBNP Curriculum

Admissions Committee Chair: Dr. Diego Fraidenraich
Please address inquiries and requests for information to: cbnp@gsbs.rutgers.edu or fraidedi@njms.rutgers.edu        

The following subdisciplines can be pursued within the CBNP track:

Neuroscience

Neuroimmunology

Pharmacology and Physiology

Cardiovascular Biology

Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine

CBNP Application