Positions

Professor
Huffington Center On Aging
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Co-Director
Genetics and Genomics Graduate Program
Baylor College of Medicine
Professor
Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine
Robert C. Fyfe Endowed Chair on Aging
Baylor College of Medicine
Member
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Investigator
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School
PhD from University Of Rochester
BS from Peking University

Honors & Awards

Early Career Life Scientist Award of the American Society for Cell Biology
Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award in Medicine
Glenn Award for Research in Biological Mechanisms of Aging
NIH Director’s Pioneer Award
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholars Award
Marc Dresden Excellence in Graduate Education Award
Gibco Emerging Leader Prizes of the American Society for Cell Biology
Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar Award
Michael E. DeBakey M.D. Excellence in Research Award

Selected Publications

Memberships

American Society for Cell Biology
Genetics Society of America
Society for Developmental Biology
American Aging Association