1999 Department of Biochemistry, Stanford University Medical Center, Dr. Julie Theriot.

Bacterial Pathogenesis - Shigella flexneri host-pathogen interactions / actin cytoskeleton.

1997 Cornell University, Graduate Research - Dr. Richard Cerione.

Ras family GTPases and signal transduction.

1990 University of California, Davis, Honors. - completed the following online courses for certification


  • Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials


  • Case-based Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Epidemics - the Dynamics of Infectious Disease - completed the following online course for certification


  • Medx202-01 Genomic Medicine Gets Personal
  • BioIMG101x Introduction to Bioimaging


  • HSPH-HMS 214X Fundamentals of Clinical Trials


American Medical Writers Association (AMWA) Core Curriculum Program Certification - Pharmaceutical Specialty Area


Coursework included:

Elements of Medical Terminology

Statistics for Medical Writers and Editors

Introduction to Clinical Study Reports

Writing the Final Report of a Clinical Trial

Writing Abstracts

Investigational New Drug Applications


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