- Neuroscience Institute
The MUSC Department of Neuroscience is a strong research enterprise dedicated to discovering how the brain works. Our research efforts resulted in more than $11 million in NIH awards in fiscal year 2014, making us the 7th ranked Neuroscience department in the nation in terms of funding, and the third-ranked department in the College of Medicine at MUSC. We have strong research programs in addiction neurobiology, neurodegeneration and stroke, and in vivo imaging, recording and stimulation technologies. Our scientific knowledge will help develop innovative discoveries that will improve medical techniques for patients everywhere.