Education

  1. BS - Biological Sciences DePaul University
  2. PhD - Molecular Biology: Isolated the gene for oviduct progesterone receptor binding factor from chicken and studied the regulatory elements of the gene in an avian model. Advisor: Dr. Thomas C. Spelsberg Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. PhD Molecular Biology, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. MD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  5. Resident - Internal Medicine Training. Research project with Dr. Thomas Spelsberg evaluating a novel factor produced by breast cancer cells. This molecule appears to inhibit osteoblast function. Mayo Clinic

Certification

  1. American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Medicine

Interests

Breast cancer, molecular diagnostics and therapeutics

Publications

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Research

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