Elias Aizenman, PhD

Professor, Neurobiology

Cellular and molecular mechanisms of neuronal cell death

E1456 Biomedical Science Tower
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-648-9434
Fax: 412-648-1441


BA (Biology), Boston University, 1981.
PhD (Toxicology), Johns Hopkins University, 1985
Elias Aizenman, PhD

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Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years