Brendan Rooney

Brendan Rooney, Kampmann Lab

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Staff Research Associate


B.S. in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology – Yale University (2019)

Research Experience

Ellen Hoffman Lab, Yale University, June 2017 – June 2019
Used cellular, pharmacological, and whole-brain imaging approaches to uncover the dysregulated neural circuitry and novel therapeutic targets in autism spectrum disorder (ASD)-risk gene mutant zebrafish.

Awards and Honors

  • Edgar J. Boell Prize – Yale University (2019)
  • NCAA Elite 90 Award for Division I Men’s Lacrosse (2019)
  • Dean’s Research Fellowship in the Sciences – Yale University (2017)


Hiking, watching and coaching sports, trying new foods.