Who We Are
The SoCal Youth Neuroscience Association's vision is to be a platform for high school students to learn, participate, and grow as aspiring neuroscientists. The mission of SCYNA is to establish a community of neuroscience students to further their interest and passion in neuroscience and to fuel a fascination for the brain in the curious minds of younger children.
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What does a SCYNA Member do?
Interact with UCI faculty and students to learn about neuroscience and careers in neuroscience
Participate in debates, friendly competitions and journal clubs
Teach younger kids about the brain and brain diseases
Participate in UCI lab tours
Engage in hands-on activities at UCI including dissections, neuroscience experiments and more!
Connect with other high schoolers who are interested in neuroscience!