Medical School or Training: Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine, 2004
Residency: Hospital of The University Of Pennsylvania, Internal Medicine, PA, 2006
Fellowship: Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Hospital of The University Of Pennsylvania, 2010
Professional Organizations: American Diabetes Association; The Endocrine Society; Alpha Omega Alpha; Midwest Islet Club
Development of novel therapies to treat beta cell dysfunction and type 1 diabetes, determining the role of mitophagy in diabetes and beta cell biology, understanding the importance of the beta cell in the pathogenesis of type 1 diabetes, and identification of novel approaches to enhance mitochondrial function in pancreatic beta cells.