Areas of Research: Papillomavirus evolution, pathogenesis and genomic changes causing cervix cancer; human microbiome; HPV methylation and risk of cervix cancer; Integration of molecular epidemiology, Next-Gen sequencing and bioinformatics.
Areas of Research: Improving treatment for children, adolescents and young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia or Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Reducing the toxic side effects of cancer therapy, particularly those that can affect cognitive function.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine)
Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Areas of Research: Adolescent contraception including LARC continuation rates and side effects. Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents and abnormal menstrual bleeding in adolescents. Sexually transmitted infections: trichomoniasis.
Areas of Research: I am a cognitive neuroscientist with a research focus on understanding how coupling between cognitive, sensory and motor functions is associated with mobility decline in geriatric and neurological disorders.