Dayalan Sampath

Research Instructor


Dayalan Sampath is a Research Instructor in the Molecular Neuropsychiatry Lab.

Prior to this position, Dayalan had his postdoctoral training at the Children's Hospital, University of Colorado, where he investigated a novel drug to treat neonatal seizures in a rodent model. During his PhD at NIMHANS, Bangalore, Dayalan explored the neural mechanism of behavioral alterations following early-life stress in rodents; a model of depression and and post-traumatic stress disorder. While he is involved in testing the efficacy of trophic factors in depression, he likes to balance his career with patient care, research, and teaching.