Student Resources

Overview of Program Curriculum and Milestones

PhD in Neuroscience

A welcome letter to help you familiarize yourself with the program and what to expect as you start your graduate training

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How to be a Mentee

PhD in Neuroscience

Successful graduate training benefits from committed mentors and motivated students

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Section 11 NRSA Program Description
PhD in Neuroscience
Mount Sinai’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences was established in 1968 and bestows a Ph.D in Neuroscience

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Sinai Central - EDIRUser Manual 2018 for students

Mount Sinai Health System/Icahn School of Medicine Sinai Central – EDIR User Manual 2018 for students

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Zero-tolerance Policy

PhD in Neuroscience

The Friedman Brain Institute’s Commitment to a Safe Work Environment


The Friedman Brain Institute has instituted a zero-tolerance policy for harassment of any sort. We encourage people of all genders and ranks to notify the leadership of any misconduct. Knowing that this may be difficult for some, this form is anonymous. If you wish to receive a response to any of your comments, please send us your name and email address.

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What to Register For
PhD in Neuroscience

As a new student in the doctoral program, know what to register for in the Fall and Spring

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How to Pick a Mentor

PhD in Neuroscience

A guide for young scientists on how to select a graduate advisor or postdoctoral advisor

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Neuroscience Advanced Electives

Current Advanced Neuroscience Courses

(there are many other relevant courses offered by other training areas that may also be of interest–see the full course catalogue)

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FALL 2021: Neuroscience MTA Rotation Projects

Neuroscience MTA Rotation Projects: FALL 2021

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Students & Their Advisor

PhD in Neuroscience

The positive mentoring relationship between the pre-doctoral student and their advisor

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Rotation Guidelines

PhD in Neuroscience

A “match” between student and lab is defined as an offer from the PI for the student to join the lab

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Mount Sinai Lactation Services

PhD in Neuroscience

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) and the Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) are committed to supporting our faculty, staff, and students as they balance family, education, and career priorities and obligations.

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