Expertise

Research: Complication of Diabetes and Obesity

Past Affiliations

Member, Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Centers and Institutes, Indiana University School of Medicine

Professor, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine

Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Research Assistant, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Biochemist, Palo Alto, California

Resident Housestaff, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Transplant, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Resident Housestaff, Preliminary Plastic Surgery Program, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Biologist, Bethesda, Maryland, National Institutes of Health (NIH) (past)

Research Associate, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University (past)

Assistant Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Assistant Professor, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nationwide Children's Hospital, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Associate Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Associate Professor, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nationwide Children's Hospital, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Associate Investigator, Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, College of Medicine, Ohio State University (past)

Communities
Surgery
Degrees
MD, Ohio State University, 1990
BA, Stanford University, Psychology, 1984
Keywords
organ transplantation surgery & intensive care plastic or reconstructive surgery
Honors

Interdisciplinary seed grant award, Department of Surgery (The Ohio State University), 2001

Fresh Start Wurgical Gifts Award, Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation research grant, 2001

Second place basic science research paper, Columbus Surgical Society, 1998

National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health, 1996

Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation research grant recipient, 1995

MRDF resident research award, 1995

Cancer Education Grant, 1987

Lange Publication Community Service Award, 1987

Second Place, Landacre Society Student Research Competition, 1987

Roessler research scholarship, 1986-1988

Associations
American Burn Association
American College of Surgeons
American College of Surgeons, Candidate Group
American Society for Gene Therapy
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Association of Women Surgeons
Physicians for Social Responsibility