1. 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
  2. MD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  3. 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
  4. PhD Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. BS - Biological Sciences DePaul University


  1. American Board of Internal Medicine

Primary Appointment

  1. General Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Medicine


Breast cancer, molecular diagnostics and therapeutics


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