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The Psychology Department at Pitt

Welcome to the Department of Psychology. As evident from our recent top-5 ranking on faculty productivity from the National Research Council, we are extremely proud of the scholarly activities of our faculty. They are on the cutting-edge of research that is shaping our understanding of the relationship between the brain and behavior. However, we are even more impressed by our faculty’s unprecedented commitment to train graduate and undergraduate students. More Learn More About Us

Seeing the Brain's Broken Cables

A new imaging technique helps researchers map the damage from traumatic brain injury with unprecedented accuracy. Dr. Schneider, Professor of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, and neurosurgeon David Okonkwo of UPMC, teamed up to develop imaging that creates a wiring diagram of the brain's neurons.

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