Current Position

Chair and Professor
Department of Biological Chemistry
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Education

2000-04       Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Biological Chemistry
UCLA Center for the Health Sciences
1999-00 Resident Physician
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
UCLA Center for the Health Sciences
1994-99 Harvard Medical School
M.D. with Honors in Molecular Biology
1991-94 UCLA
B.S. Biochemistry
1989-91 Santa Monica College
A.A. Liberal Arts

Research Experience

2000-04 HHMI Postdoctoral Fellow
UCLA Department of Biological Chemistry
Laboratory of Professor Michael Grunstein
1994-99
HHMI Medical Student Research Fellow
Department of Medicine
Harvard Institutes of Medicine
Laboratory of Professor Sam W. Lee
1992-94
Research Assistant
UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Laboratory of Professor Donald J. Cram