Isadora F. Bielsky

, Ph.D.


Isadora F. Bielsky, Ph.D. is a senior patent agent with McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP. Dr. Bielsky provides technological advice in support of validity, infringement and patentability analyses in biotechnology matters.

Prior to joining MBHB, Dr. Bielsky was a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Center for Reproductive Science at Northwestern University.

Dr. Bielsky has received three National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants and published eight primary and review articles in prominent scientific journals, including Neuron, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, and Neuropsychopharmacology.

  • B.A., Northwestern University,

    Neurobiology, Cum Laude, With High Honors

  • Ph.D., Emory University,

    Neurobiology, Doctoral Research: The molecular mechanisms underlying autism and anxiety-related disorders with a focus on the role of the vasopressin V1a receptor in social behaviors and anxiety.

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University,

    Research: The effects of prenatal androgen exposure on the development of social and anxiety behaviors.

Bar Admissions
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office ,