Education and Training
1992: B.S., Magna cum laude, First Honors, Washington College, Chestertown, MD Senior Thesis: Understanding Thalassemia: The Molecular, Cellular, Physiological and Therapeutic Aspects
1999: M.D., Magna cum laude, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
2000-2001: Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
2001-2004: Residency, Anesthesiology, Clinical Scientist Tract, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
2004: Fellowship, Trauma Anesthesiology, R Adams Cowle Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, MD
2004-2005: Instructor, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
2005-present: Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
2004-present: Attending Anesthesiologist, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland
- "Postnatal Brain Development and Neural Cell Differentiaition Modulate Mitochondrial Bax and BH3 Peptide-Induced Cytochrome C Release." Cell Death and Differentiation (2003) 10,365-370. 2003
- "Mitochondrial response to calcium in the developing brain." Developmental Brain Research, 2004; 151: 141-148.
- "Artificial oxygen carriers for trauma: myth or reality." Hosp Med 2004; 65(10): 582-588.
- "Rocuronium is associated with an increased risk of reintubation in patients with soft tissue infections." Journal of Clinical Anesthesia (Nov 2016); 34:186-19.
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