Positions

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
Neurology and Developmental Neuroscience
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Education

BA from Johns Hopkins University
Biology
MD from University Of Texas Southwestern
PhD from University Of Texas Southwestern
Genetics and Development
Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine
Pediatrics
Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine
Child Neurology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship at University of California San Francisco
Neurogenetics

Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry ad Neurology
Board certification in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
Texas Medical Board

Honors & Awards

Chao Physician-Scientist Award
Director, Medical Advisory Board
Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award

Selected Publications

Memberships

Child Neurology Society
American Academy of Neurology
American Academy of Pediatrics

Funding

Epilepsy and neurocognitive deficits due to abnormalities in SHANK3 function
Grant funding from Thrasher Research Fund
Clinical grant to investigate the features of epilepsy in children with mutations in SHANK3
RESCUING MOTOR DEFICITS IN SHANK3 RELATED DISORDERS
Grant funding from NIH
Enzyme inhibition in autism
Grant funding from Pediatric Pilot Award

Professional Development

Co-organizer
Sponsor: Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation