D. Eugene Redmond Jr., MD

Professor of Psychiatry and of Neurosurgery

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Neural Transplant and Neurobehavior Program | Redmond Lab

Office of Student Research

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cells and Tissue Repair | Tissue Specific Stem Cells

Office of Cooperative Research


Our group was the first to achieve functional restoration of parkinsonism in monkeys using transplanted neural cells, which we also studied in human patients. Since then we have been working to develop more effective replacement strategies using viral vector delivered growth factors and better cells derived from stem cells.



Education & Training

MD Baylor University (1968)
Clinical Fellow National Institute of Mental Health
Resident Illinois State Psychiatric Institute

Honors & Recognition

  • Bernard Sandberg Award for Brain RepairAmerican Society for Neural Therapy and Repair (2011)

  • Foundation's Fund Prize for Research in PsychiatryAmerican Psychiatric Association (1981)

Professional Service

  • Yale Animal Care and Use Committee

  • Fellow, Morse College

  • President American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair

International Activity

  • gene and cell therapies Lausanne, Switzerland (2000)

    Research Collaborations

  • Biomedical primatology Christchurch, Saint Kitts and Nevis (1977)

    Primate research laboratory - a range of projects largely focusing on the brain and spinal cord

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Contact Info

D. Eugene Redmond Jr., MD
Lab Location
Cell culture lab300 George Street, Ste 901
New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
Suite 901300 George St
New Haven, CT 06511-

Neural Transplantation and Repair Lab