Kristen Rahn

Kristen Rahn, Ph.D., is an instructor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University. Before joining Johns Hopkins in August 2010, Dr. Rahn spent four years training at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, where she completed her dissertation on the role of endogenous opioids in multiple sclerosis. Immediately following her doctoral training, Dr. Rahn spent one academic year teaching in the biological and psychological disciplines at four colleges in Pennsylvania.  Her current research interests include multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, and depression.