Positions

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics-Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Clinical Instructor
Pediatrics
Infectious Diseases
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States

Education

PhD from Washington University School Of Medicine
AB from Harvard University
Biochemical Sciences
MD from Washington University School Of Medicine
Internship at Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals
Pediatrics
Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals
Pediatrics
Fellowship at Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliate Hospitals
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Certifications

Board Certified in Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Board Certified in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Interests

  • Role of interferon-gamma in hematopoietic stem cell regulation

Selected Publications

Projects

Hematopoietic Stem Cell Responses to Infection
My laboratory investigates the effects of infection and inflammation on hematopoietic stem cell biology. These findings will have implications for prevention and treatment of blood disorders related to inflammatory conditions.

Funding

K08
Grant funding from National Institutes of Health
Mentored Clinical Scientist Career Development Award
Mechanisms of interferon-mediated control of HSC self-renewal and differentiation
Grant funding from Caroline Wiess Law Foundation
Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Award
Grant funding from March of Dimes
Liviya Anderson Award
Grant funding from Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation
Effects of Inflammation on the Number and Diversity of Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Grant funding from Simmons Family Foundation
Contribution of Infection to Preleukemic Clonal Hematopoiesis
- #R01HL136333
Grant funding from NIH (NHLBI)
Inflammatory Regulation of Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells to Enhance Innate Immunity
- #HL134880
Grant funding from NIH (NHLBI)