Responsibilities & Activities
I oversee basic research related to polycystic kidney disease and research including PKD Research and Translation Centers.
My interests also include sex/gender differences in renal pathophysiology.
Kidney Basic Research
The mechanisms and pathophysiology underlying renal disease and its progression.
Kidney Precision Medicine Project
Identifying critical human cells, pathways, and targets for new therapies in acute and chronic kidney diseases.
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Research on renal injury from cyst growth that occurs in PKD.
Program Officer, NIH/NHLBI, 2013-2018
Associate Professor, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2008-2013
Assistant Professor, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2001-2008
Research Officer, Renal physiology/Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Melbourne, 1997-2001
PhD, Renal physiology/Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Melbourne, 1993-1997