DIBS 2019 Annual Report Out

DawsonOur 2018-2019 Annual Report is now available. Learn more about our exciting year of continued growth, new ideas, and implementation of goals derived from the DIBS strategic plan! read more »

Connecting Minds ~ Advancing Neuroscience ~ Improving Lives

The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS) provides a vibrant hub for neuroscience research, education, and community engagement, promoting interdisciplinary brain science and translating discoveries into solutions for health and society.

Upcoming Events

Tue
15
Oct
Sex, Gender & Autism: A Deeper Look at Females on the Autism Spectrum
2:30 PM @ Hock Plaza Auditorium, 2424 Erwin Road, Ground Level
Wed
16
Oct
Wed
16
Oct
Inferring latent descriptions of animal vocalizations
12:00 PM @ Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Conference Room, B240, Levine Science Research Center

Sarah Rappaport.

Research

We serve as a vital hub for researchers representing multiple disciplines related to neuroscience — by offering educational opportunities, funding programs, research center support, and ground-breaking resources for advancing brain sciences at Duke.

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Len White

Education

Our goal is to provide exceptional interdisciplinary education and professional development opportunities to learners at all levels, equipping them to pursue challenging and rewarding careers in academia, industry, government, or the non-profit sector.

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Duke Dibs Day participant.

Engagement

Our outreach activities help increase diversity among neuroscientists by exposing students from diverse socioeconomic and racial/ethnic backgrounds to neuroscience at a young age, demystifying brain science, and providing role models for young people.

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