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875 Park Ave
New York, NY, 10075
United States

Education + Training


education + training


EDUCATION

 

1996
University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Doctorate of Medicine

1991
University of CaliforniaRiverside/Los Angeles, CA
Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Sciences


POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING

 

11/11
New York University School of Medicine, Cambridge, MA
Leadership, Education, and Development for Scientists
Leadership Development Program

11/00 - 06/02
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Michael T. Longaker, MD Laboratories
Executive Chief, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Chief, Bone Biology Research

07/99 - 11/00
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery
Michael T. Longaker, MD Laboratories
Postdoctoral Research Fellow


INTERNSHIPS & RESIDENCIES

 

06/04 - 07/05
Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
Plastic Surgery Training Program
Chief Resident Physician and Surgeon

07/02 - 06/04
Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
Plastic Surgery Training Program
Resident Physician and Surgeon

07/97 - 07/99
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR
Department of Surgery
Resident Physician and Surgeon

07/96 - 07/97
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR
Department of Surgery
Internship General Surgery


CLINICAL & RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

 

07/05 - 06/06
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery
Joseph G. McCarthy, MD
Craniofacial Surgery Fellow

08/92 - 10/94
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MA
National Cancer Institute, Department of Surgery
Steven A. Rosenberg, MD, PhD Laboratories
Howard Hughes Research Fellow

06/91 - 08/92
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Department of Allergy and Immunology
Douglas C. Heiner, MD, PhD Laboratories
Research Associate

06/91 - 09/91
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Joel W. Goodman, PhD Laboratories
Research Associate

06/89 - 09/90
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Cancer Research Institute and Department of Pediatrics
Lois B. Epstein, MD Laboratories
Research Associate


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

 

02/13 - Present
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Department of Plastic Surgery
Associate Professor with Tenure

03/12 - Present
New York University College of Dentistry, New York, NY
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Radiology and Medicine
Associate Professor

01/11-11/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Department of Plastic Surgery
Chief, Division of Clinical and Translational Research

11/10- 2/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Department of Plastic Surgery
Associate Professor

10/09-12/11
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Department of Cell Biology
Associate Professor

06/09-11/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Director, Craniofacial Surgery Fellowship

07/06-11/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Director, Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Laboratories

07/06-11/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Director, Variety Center of Craniofacial Rehabilitation

07/06-11/13
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Chair, Research Committee

07/06-11/10
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
Department of Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic)

06/04-07/05
Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
Clinical Instructor in Surgery

06/04-07/05
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Department of Surgery
Clinical Instructor in Surgery

06/04-07/05
Peter Bent Brigham & Women’s Hospital,Boston, MA
Department of Surgery
Clinical Instructor in Surgery

06/04-07/05
Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Department of Surgery
Clinical Instructor in Surgery


VISITING APPOINTMENTS

 

April 28, 2012
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Guishan, Taiwan
Department of Plastic Surgery
Innovations In Craniofacial And Cleft Surgery
Visiting Professor

October 5, 2011
Yale University, New Haven, CT
Division of Plastic Surgery
Tissue Repair and Regeneration: A Craniofacial Surgeon’s Perspective
Visiting Professor

December 18, 2010
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Department of Plastic Surgery.
Perspectives and Innovations in Craniofacial Surgery
Visiting Lecturer

May 26, 2010
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.
Department of Orthopaedics. Craniofacial and Mesenchymal Biology
Seminar Series:  Craniofacial Regeneration and Repair
Visiting Lecturer

August 28, 2007
Hospital SOBRAPAR, Campinas, Brazil
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Etiopathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Craniosynostosis
Visiting Lecturer

December 13, 2006
Show Chwan Health Care System, Lugang Town, Taiwan
Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering in Plastic Surgery
Visiting Lecturer

November 7, 2006
Neostem, Inc. Scientific Retreat, New York, NY
Stem Cell Translational Research And Clinical Applications
Guest Lecturer

December 18, 2002
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Department of Plastic Surgery
Molecular Mechanisms Of Cranial Suture Biology
Visiting Lecturer