Gianfilippo Coppola, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Departments & Organizations

Child Study Center

Program in Neurodevelopment and Regeneration


Gianfilippo Coppola, PhD, is interested in computational and systems biology.

Dr Coppola gained his undergraduate degree from the Department of Chemical Engineering at Universita' di Napoli "Federico II" in Italy, and his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University. Gianfilippo was appointed as Assistant Professor in the Yale Child Study Center and Department of Psychiatry in July 2016.

Gianfilippo is the recent recipient of a NARSAD Young Investigator Grant to study transcriptional dis-regulation in Autism and a CT Regenerative Medicine Research Fund (RMRF) award to develop a ‘brain-on-chip’ system for disease modelling and drug discovery.

Dr. Coppola is a member of the PsychENCODE and Brain Somatic Mosaicism Consortia.

Education & Training

PhD Yale University (2009)

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Gianfilippo Coppola, PhD
Mailing Address
Child Study Center230 South Frontage Rd.

New Haven, CT 06519

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