Professor of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Cell Biology, Duke University

Education and Training:
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, M.D. 1993
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Ph.D. 1993
University of Washington School of Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Resident, Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine, Medical Genetics Clinical Fellow, Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine, Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology
University of Washington School of Medicine, Neurogenetics Fellow

Selected Grants and Awards:
SCA7 neurodegeneration: Molecular epigenetic basis and therapy
Molecular genetic regulation of autophagy in health and neurodegenerative disease
Copy Number Alterations in Low Mutation Cancer
Ataxin-7 oligonucleotide knock-down to treat SCA7 retinal and cerebellar disease

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Cell Biology, Duke University