Ben Philpot, PhD

Ben Philpot, PhD

Kenan Distinguished Professor

PhD, University of Virginia, 1997

Angelman Syndrome; Rett Syndrome; Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome; Autism Spectrum Disorders; Neurodevelopmental Disorders; Experience-Dependent Synaptic Plasticity; Learning and Memory; Restoration of Plasticity in Neurological Disorders


5109E Neuroscience Research Building

Campus Box 7545

(919) 966-0025 (office)
(919) 966-0031 (lab)
(919) 966-6927 (fax)

Additional information on Angelman syndrome can be found at the Angelman Syndrome Foundation website (, and information on the UNC Angelman Syndrome Clinic can be found on the CIDD website (