Audrey M Bernstein

Audrey M Bernstein, PhD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Ophthalmology
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (PENDING) | Pharmacological Sciences

Research Topics:

Cell Biology, Extracellular Matrix, Fibrosis, Integrins, Lysosomes/endosome, Pathology, Wound Healing

Dr. Bernstein is an Associate Professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in the Departments of Ophthalmology and Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics. She is a full-time researcher working on promoting regenerative healing after wounding in the cornea and other tissues. She is also working to reverse the pathology associated with Exfoliaton Glaucoma in order to prevent glaucoma-induced blindness.  See more at


Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Developmental and Stem Cell Biology [DSCB]


BS, Lehigh University

PhD, University of Kentucky Medical Center

Post-doctoral Fellow, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai