Kristen Brennand, PhD

New York Stem Cell Foundation, Robertson Investigator & Associate Professor,
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Departments of Genetics and Genomics, Neuroscience, and Psychiatry 

Brennand Lab

Kristen Brennand, PhD is an Associate Professor of Genetics and Genomics, Neuroscience and Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New York, New York. She trained in developmental and stem cell biology at Harvard University and in neurobiology during postdoctoral at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. By combining expertise in stem cell biology and neurobiology, she has pioneered a new approach by which to study psychiatric disease. Dr. Brennand’s work is funded by the National Institutes of Health, the New York Stem Cell Foundation, the Brain Research Foundation and the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.