School of Medical Sciences

MEDSCI 317 - Integrative Neuroscience: From Fetus to Adult

15 Points

Semester 2


The development and function of the central nervous system in health and disease. Topics include development of the CNS, functional imaging of the human brain, synaptic function in health and disease, development and pathophysiology of motor systems, perinatal and adult brain ischemia, stroke, and sleep related disorders. The topics are covered at an advanced level with emphasis on current advances in the fields.


Prerequisite: MEDSCI 206

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