Behrang Mahjani, PhD
Dr. Mahjani is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Psychiatry, the Department of Artificial Intelligence and Human Health, and the Deparment of Genetics and Genomic Sciences at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. His research lies mainly in investigating the biological mechanisms underlying maternal and child mental health using methods from quantitative and statistical genetics.
The Mahjani Lab is part of the Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The Seaver Autism Center is a fully integrated, translational research center that leads progressive studies and provides personalized care to individuals with autism and related rare disorders. As a team, we are dedicated to discovering the biological causes of autism and developing breakthrough treatments.
Autism, Biostatistics, Gene Discovery, Genomics, Mathematical Modeling of Biomedical Systems, OCD, Psychiatry
Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas
Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Technologies in Medicine [AIET], Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]