Core Director

Core Director

Dr. Mark W. Miller is the Associate Director of the COBRE Center for Neuroplasticity at the University of Puerto Rico and a Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus. His research is focused on understanding the structure and function of neural circuits involved in the central pattern generators (CPGs) and control of motor behavior.

Grant Administrator

Grant Adminstrator

Bethzaida Birriel Grant Adminstrator

Administrative Support Office

Grant Adminstrator

Purchasing Agent


Faculty Development Programs

Attended the 8th Latin American School of Computational Neuroscience (LASCON 2020),


Assistant Professor

Was invited to chair the Regulation of Homeostatic Behaviors session at the 2019

Dr. Jean A. King, Dean of Arts & Sciences, and Dr. Arne Gericke, Department Head, Chemistry & Biochemistry

Institutional Capacity Building

Associate Professor

Dr. M. Chiara Manzini</strong Neurobiology & Cell Biology Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Presented a seminar “Neural circuit reconstruction underlying a behavioral sequence at synaptic resolution”.

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis MIND Institute, presented a seminar