Maria Lehtinen, PhD

Maria Lehtinen, PhD

​Assistant Professor at ​Boston Children's Hospital

PhD, Harvard University

Postdoctoral Training, University of Helsinki, Finland; Boston Children’s Hospital

Bio

Dr. Lehtinen is an Assistant Professor at Boston Children’s Hospital. Her research focuses on how cerebrospinal fluid regulates the development and health of the brain. By determining the mechanisms by which the cerebrospinal fluid delivers instructive cues for stem cells in the brain, her lab can provide the foundation for understanding normal brain development.

Research Area

  • Neurobiology