- Assure excellence in basic and clinical research studies that increase our understanding of the normal and diseased brain.
- Promote the translation of research findings into new treatments for neurological disease.
- Improve the care of patients with neurological and neurobehavioral diseases.
- Provide a rich intellectual environment that enhances the educational experience in all neuroscience disciplines.
We envision the Penn State Neuroscience Institute as an internationally-recognized Center for Excellence in research, patient care, and teaching in all neuroscience disciplines. Penn State Neuroscience Institute will also serve as the hub of a regional neuroscience network involving collaborating institutions throughout Pennsylvania.