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PhD, Microbiology

6+ years experience


He is a life science editor and an assistant professor of Surgical Oncology. He has several publications under his name and is a member of Surgery Grand Rounds Committee and Cancer Biology Program, Medical College of Wisconsin. He has edited and reviewed for several journals such as OncoTargets and Therapy, Journal of Biomedical Research, BMC Cancer, and many more.

Areas of expertise



PhD, Microbiology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
BS, Microbiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Peer-review experience

Single-nucleotide polymorphism rs13426236 contributes to an increased prostate cancer risk via regulating MLPH splicing variant 4. 2019.
CLPTM1L/CRR9 ectodomain interaction with GRP78 at the cell surface signals for survival and chemoresistance upon ER stress in pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells. Int J Cancer. 2019 03 15;144(6):1367-1378.
Development of primary human pancreatic cancer organoids, matched stromal and immune cells and 3D tumor microenvironment models. BMC Cancer. 2018 03 27;18(1):335. PMCID: PMC5870823
Natural Products Discovered in a High Throughput Screen Identified as Inhibitors of RGS17, Cytostatic and Cytotoxic Agents for Lung, Prostate Cancers. J Nat Prod. 2017 Jun 16. doi: 10.1021/acs.jnatprod.7b00112.

Certificates and awards

Therapeutics Accelerator Program Award, MCW Drug Discovery Program
Finalist, Wellcome Trust Translation Award, Wellcome Trust, London UK
LES International Business Plan Contest, Members Choice and Best Student Team Awards, Licensing Executives Society International
Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest, Finalist, 2nd Awardee, Biological Sciences, Wisconsin Technology Council
WeCare Award, MCW Surgery
NSF I-Corps Award, NSF I-Corps Milwaukee Site
T. Michael Bolger Standing Ovation Award Nominee, MCW Student Assembly 2003 Graduate Student Senate Travel Award, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
CDC/APHL Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Award, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
MSCLS Scholarship Award, Mercy School of Clinical Laboratory Science, Des Moines, IA 1996 Graduation with Distinction (Cum Laude), Iowa State University, Ames, IA
HHMI Research Assistantship in the Biological Sciences Award, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Work experience

Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Essential Biotechnology, LLC
Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Graduate Research Assistant, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Medical Technologist, DSM Pediatric and Adolescent Clinic, Des Moines, IA
Centers for Disease Control/APHL EID Fellow, University Hygienic Laboratory, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Research Assistant, Veterinary Medicine Research Institute, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Affiliations / Memberships

2019 – Present, Surgery Grand Rounds Committee, MCW
2014 – Present, MCW CC Tumor Progression and Metastasis Program, Member 2016 – Present, MCW CC Cancer Biology Program, Member
2011 – Present, Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin, Member
2010 – 2014, Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center & Cancer Susceptibility and Chemoprevention Program, Member

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