Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Institute for Behavioral Medicine Research


Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Physician, FGP-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

PubMed articles

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)

My Clinical Bio

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