Keerthi Krishnan, PhD

Keerthi Krishnan, PhD


Dr. Keerthi Krishnan earned her B.S in Molecular and Integrative Physiology from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, her Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics from the University of California, San Francisco, followed by postdoctoral research in Rett syndrome and cortical development in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Dr. Krishnan has continued working on female mouse models for Rett syndrome as an assistant professor at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville since 2017. Her research focuses on establishing behavioral and cellular biomarkers, with special emphasis on individual variation, in adolescent and adult mouse models. Dr. Krishnan also engages with undergraduates to spread awareness about Rett syndrome in Eastern Appalachian communities.

Website: https://krishnanlab.utk.edu
Twitter : @Keerthikrishna3
Email : [email protected]