Current Position

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


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
HHMI Medical Student Research Fellow
Department of Medicine
Harvard Institutes of Medicine
Laboratory of Professor Sam W. Lee
Research Assistant
UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Laboratory of Professor Donald J. Cram