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Jennifer M. Bain, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC
Jennifer M. Bain, MD, PhD

Jennifer Bain, MD, PhD, is an assistant professor of neurology at CUMC, in the Division of Child Neurology. Dr. Bain completed her MD and PhD at Rutgers—New Jersey Medical School. Her thesis work focused on cytokine signaling and progenitor cell differentiation after perinatal hypoxic-ischemic injury. She continued her training in general pediatrics at University Hospital in Newark, NJ and Hackensack University Medical Center, where her clinical research focused on studying autonomic dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorders.

Dr. Bain subsequently completed her child neurology residency here at Columbia, with research interests in the neurological outcomes of children undergoing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), as well as neurodevelopmental disorders such as autism. She will be seeing both inpatient and outpatient pediatric neurology patients, and is eager to develop programs for neurodevelopmental disabilities, as well as a follow-up clinic for ECMO survivors.

Departmental Appointments

  • Department of Neurology
    Division of Child Neurology

Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder

Education & Training

  • MD, PhD, Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School
  • Internship: Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center


  • Neurological Institute of New York

    710 West 168th Street
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (646) 426-3876

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

This provider sees pediatric patients

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (646) 426-3876