Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Assistant Professor, SBS-Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Wexner Medical Center
1670 Upham Dr.
Columbus, OH 43210
Research Goals: My laboratory seeks to understand the contribution of maternal mental illness to the development in psychiatric outcomes in the offspring. We use an interdisciplinary approach to address the mechanisms of transgenerational transmission of psychiatric illness, including molecular, biochemical, epigenetic and behavioral methods.
My Research Lab: Gur Lab
Research Interests: Transgenerational transmission of psychiatric illness, microbiome, stress
2000 BS, Brown University
2009 MD/PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry
Certifications and Licenses: OH license
2014 - present NARSAD Young Investigator Award. Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.
2015 - present-Transdisciplinary Scholar: March of Dimes, Ohio Collaborative
2015 - present: KL2 Award- Ohio State CCTS
Clinical Services: 11/01/2013 Women's Mental Health (OSU Wexner Medical Center)