2 Centers & Institutes
The Boggs Center on Developmental Disabilities is New Jersey's federally designated University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities and is part of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Department of Pediatrics. The Boggs Center emphasizes a community-based, lifespan approach to meeting the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. The center provides community and student training and technical assistance, conducts research, and disseminates information and educational materials.
The goal of the Brain Health Institute is to develop neuroscience at Rutgers to become a highly translational and internationally preeminent research enterprise. New tools are transforming neuroscience, and these afford an unprecedented opportunity to create new treatments for central nervous system disorders. BHI is a growing interdisciplinary institute consisting of more than 250 principal investigators with neuroscience laboratories across campuses at Rutgers and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences.