Positions

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Tropical Medicine; Associate Professor, National School of Tropical Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Education
National School of Tropical Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

Education

Ph.D. from University Of Houston
Bachelor of Science from Trent University
Honors in Chemistry, Economics

Honors & Awards

Offsite Reviewer
USNCCr Member Co-Chair Databases subcommittee
http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/biso/IUCr/PGA_071553
Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship
http://www.iie.org/en/Programs/Carnegie-African-Diaspora-Fellows-Program/Host-Collaborators-and-Fellows#.WDItGzskUWM
CAPES-Fiocruz/CDTS Visiting Professor Program
Science Advocate Grantee
https://www.societyforscience.org/content/press-room/society-science-public-announces-31-new-mentors-advocate-grant-program
Fulbright Specialist Program Roster
Chemistry Education Specialist Program Roster 2015, 2017-2018
Chemistry Education Specialist Program Reviewer 2016

Selected Publications

Memberships

American Crystallography Association
American Chemical Society
Omaha Section Chair 2008 - 2010
Elected Greater Houston Section Chair Elect 2016
American Association For Cancer Research

Projects

Broad-Spectrum Antimicrobials Targeting the D-Alanine Pathway
Development of a novel adjuvant for vaccine sparring
Centers for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing
Enhancing Training For Minority Biomedical Researchers

Intellectual Property

GLIPR1 INHIBITORS AND THERAPEUTIC USES THEREOF
Abstract: Featured herein are unique epitopes of human glioma pathogenesis-related protein 1 (hGLIPR-1), nucleic acids encoding the same; inhibitors of the nucleic acids and polypeptides; as well as methods for treating certain cancers and viral infections in a subject by administering to the subject an effective amount of a GLIPR1 inhibitor.
Filed: September 7, 2012
Issued: June 20, 2013
Co Inventors: Raymond A. Koski, Nathalie Bonafe