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Betsy Schulman, PhD

Associate Research Scientist; Clinical Research Scientist, Neurology; Managing Editor, The Neuroscientist

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Betsy Schulman, PhD


Dr. Schulman graduated from the University of Michigan in 1997 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She pursued a Masters of Basic Medical Science at Wayne State Medical School followed by a PhD in Developmental Biology at Yale University, awarded in 2006. Dr. Schulman has remained at Yale University School of Medicine ever since. Since 2010, she has been researching the genetics of neuropathic pain including the rare genetic disorder, Erythromelalgia, at the Center for Neuroscience and Regeneration Research as a Clinical Research Scientist, and she also serves as the Managing Editor of the scientific journal, The Neuroscientist. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking & exercising.

Education & Training

  • Post-Doctoral Associate
    Yale University School of Medicine (2010)
  • PhD
    Yale University, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (2007)
  • MS
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Basic Medical Science (1999)
  • BFA
    University of Michigan, Ceramics (1997)

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