Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Assistant Professor, Neuroscience
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
College of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

1670 Upham Drive
Columbus, OH 43210


Research Goals: Dr. Gur's laboratory seeks to understand the contribution of maternal mental illness to the development in psychiatric outcomes in the offspring. They 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

PubMed articles


University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Residency: Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry

2014-2016: NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
2015-2017: Transdisciplinary Scholar, March of Dimes, Ohio Collaborative
2015-2017: KL2 Award, Ohio State CCTS
2014: Career Development Leadership Award, Anxiety and Depression Association of America
2015: Faculty Achievement Award 
2017: Landacre Research Honor Society Mentor of the Year
2017-present: K08 Career Award, National Institute of Mental Health

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