Assistant Professor
Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


MD from University Heidelberg
PhD from University Heidelberg
Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
Clinical Genetics


Clinical Genetics
American Board of Medical Genetics

Honors & Awards

Texas Children's Hospital Best and Most Complete Resident or Fellow Award 2010
Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award 2011
Chao Physician Scientist Award 2012
William K. Bowes Jr. Award in Medical Genetics 2013

Professional Interests

  • Understanding the genetic basis of neuropsychiatric disease, its molecular mechanisms, and development of novel therapeutic strategies, using mouse models and induced pluripotent stem cell technology

Selected Publications


American College of Medical Genetics