Ph.D., 2006, University of Bordeaux, France
Ph.D., 1996, Uni. of California, Los Angeles
Ph.D., 1999, Univ. of Aberdeen, UK
Basic translational research using neurophysiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, histology and neuro-behavior to elucidate the mechanisms of neuronal injury and identify therapeutic targets for protection and repair.
Professor and Chair, Anesthesiology
Mechanisms by which anesthetic drugs interact with neurotransmitter systems in the central nervous system to produce pharmacological and toxicological effects.
MD, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine (2003)
My clinical interests focus on the care of children with tumors involving the brain and spinal cord, using a combination of therapies and coordinating services including surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy to improve outcomes for these patients.
Ph.D., 2007, Medical University of South Carolina
Basic neuroscience research using neuropharmacology, optogenetics, chemogenetics, and behavior to study the mechanisms of extinction memory and relapse in animal models of addiction.