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Professional titles

Assistant Investigator
Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology                                   
Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
University of California, San Francisco

Education

1997 BS, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles

2003 PhD, Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles

2009 Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University

Honors and Awards

2012 Hellman Family Early Career Faculty Award

2012 Creative and Novel Ideas in HIV Research Award

2012 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

2004 Cancer Research Institute (CRI) Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

2003 Sydney C. Rittenberg Potential for Outstanding Research Career Award

2002 Warsaw Fellowship Award

2001 Dorothy Radcliffe Lee Fellowship Award

2001 Dissertation Year Fellowship Award, UCLA

2000 Certificate of Distinction in Teaching Award, UCLA

1998 Microbial Pathogenesis Training Grant