Utilizing genetically engineered mouse models to study childhood cancers and vascular malformations.  Characterizing the biology of endothelial progenitor cells and myeloid precursors in repairing damaged blood vessels and developed cell culture and FACS methods for their isolation for potential clinical utility. 

Past Affiliations
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Oncology, Cellular Biochemistry, Molecular Biochemistry
MD, Vanderbilt University, Medicine, 1994
MS, Vanderbilt University, Theology/Theological Studies, 1992
BA, Brown University, Religion/Religious Studies, 1989