About Me

I am a physician scientist who specializes in lymphoma. I obtained a BA in Integrative Biology at University of California, Berkeley where I received the Highest Distinction in General Scholarship, followed by an MD degree at University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. I received my residency training at University of Washington and completed a fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at University of Washington and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. I am the recipient of Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) Fellowship Award and American Cancer Society Mentored Research Scholar Grant (ACS-MRSG) Award In Applied and Clinical Research, Tumor Biology and Genomics. I was also elected as the HemOnc Today’s NextGen Innovator.    

I am currently the Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders and also Co-Leader for the Signaling and Biotechnology (SBT) Program at Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center. I've been the principal investigator of numerous clinical trials and translational research projects, and as a medical oncologist, I am dedicated to providing the best care to my patients.