Positions

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics-Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Member
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Affiliate Member
Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Center
Center for Cell and Gene Therapy
Houston, Texas

Education

AB from Harvard University
Biochemical Sciences
MD from Washington University School Of Medicine
PhD 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
Fellow
American Academy of Pediatrics

Honors & Awards

New Member Outstanding Research Award

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

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-A1
Grant funding from NIH (NHLBI)