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Alicia Y Che, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Director of Graduate Admissions, Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

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Alicia Y Che, PhD

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Dr. Che joined the faculty of Yale Department of Psychiatry in 2021, after completing her postdoctoral fellowship with Dr. Natalia De Marco García at Weill Cornell Medical College and Dr. Gord Fishell at NYU. She earned a Ph.D. in Physiology and Neurobiology in the laboratory of Dr. Joseph LoTurco at the University of Connecticut in 2014. She received a B.S. triple-majoring in Biology, Physics and Physical Chemistry at Pacific Lutheran University in Washington state in 2009.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Connecticut, Physiology and Neurobiology (2014)
  • BS
    Pacific Lutheran University, Biology, Physics, Physical Chemistry (2009)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
NARSAD Young Investigator AwardBrain & Behavior Research Foundation2020
K99/R00 Pathway to Independence AwardNINDS2019

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