Areas of Specialization
Neurosciences: cellular and molecular investigations of axonal degeneration and regeneration, with a focus on sensory systems (Glaucoma, hearing loss). Cancer biology: heterotypic interactions between tumor and stroma, and tumor and the immune system. Inflammation and autophagy in stressed tissues and bioinformatics approaches on these complex systems.
Postdoctoral Fellow: University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (2009-2012)
Postdoctoral Fellow: Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine (2012-2013)
University of Miami, Ph.D. in Neuroscience. (2009)