Education

Northwestern University; Evanston, IL, B.A., 09/96-06/99, Sociology
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University; Chicago, IL, M.D., 08/99-05/03
Medicine, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital; Chicago, IL, 06/03-06/06, Residency, Internal Medicine
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center; Los Angeles, CA, 07/06-09/11
Fellowship, Hematology-Oncology, Pardee RAND Graduate School; Santa Monica, CA, M.Phil., 09/07-09/11, Policy Analysis, Ph.D. expected 2012

Honors & Awards

  • 2000
    John A. Hartford/AFAR Medical Student Scholarship, American Federation of Aging Research
  • 2003, 2004, 2006
    Goldberg Family Charitable Trust Travel Award, Northwestern Memorial Foundation
  • 2004, 2005
    Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University
  • 2006
    James R. Webster, Jr. Award, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University
  • 2006
    ATVB Merit Award for Young Investigators, American Heart Association
  • 2006-2011
    Specialty Training & Advanced Research Program, UCLA School of Medicine
  • 2008-2009
    Chief Fellow, Division of Hematology-Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine
  • 2008-2010
    NIH Loan Repayment Program, NHLBI
  • 2012
    Mount Zion Health Fund Educational Travel Award
  • 2012
    Hematology Teaching Award, Department of Medicine, UCSF