Richard M O'Connor, PhD
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • New York, NY USA

Biography

Dr. Richard O’Connor received his PhD from University College Cork, Ireland in 2012 where he investigated the molecular mechanisms underlying early-life stress induced pathology under the supervision of Professor John F. Cryan.He is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York where he is investigating the neurobiological mechanisms underlying obesity associated changes to food motivation in the laboratory of Professor Paul J. Kenny.