Bio

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Double Major Economics and Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, at Berkeley (1988 - Present)
  • Medical Student, George Washington University Medical Center (1993 - 1997)
  • Medical Intern, Yale University Medical Center (1997 - 1998)
  • Anesthesia Resident, Cornell- Medical Center (1998 - 2001)
  • Pain Management Fellow, Cornell, HSS, Memorial Sloan kettering, Columbia quad-institutional fellow (2001 - 2002)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, UCLA (2002 - 2003)

Honors & Awards


  • Co-Director, Teaching Scholars
  • Teaching Scholars Program, Regional Anesthesia (2009)

Professional Education


  • B.A., U.C. Berkeley, Cell Biology/ Economics (1993)
  • M.D., George Washington University, Medicine (1997)

Community and International Work


  • Faculty, LKSC

    Topic

    CME

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Stanford University Medical Center

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Faculty, LKSC

    Topic

    CME

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Stanford University Medical Center

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Invited Faculty, New York City

    Topic

    Ultrasound guided nerve blocks

    Partnering Organization(s)

    NYSORA

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    US

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Invited Faculty, Rome, Italy

    Topic

    Ultrasound guided nerve blocks

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Network World Anesthesia Congress

    Populations Served

    Worldwide Faculty Anesthesiologists

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Regional Anesthesia Workshop, Stanford University Campus

    Topic

    Regional Anesthesia

    Populations Served

    Stanford residents, fellows, and faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Brazil Workshop, Brazil

    Topic

    Workshop on ultrasound guided regional blockade

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Brazilian Anesthesia Society

    Populations Served

    Faculty and Residents in Brazil

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Invitational Lecture, Jaipur, India

    Topic

    Evaluation and Treatment of Cancer Pain

    Partnering Organization(s)

    academic support

    Populations Served

    multispecialist MD

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

Teaching

2013-14 Courses


Graduate and Fellowship Programs


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