Predicting treatment outcomes for intervertebral disc (IVD) regenerative and surgical therapies. Utilizing MRI, image processing, mathematical modeling, tissue engineering, drug delivery, and surgery to study transport phenomena in vivo. Studying potential molecular and biomechanical targets for IVD regeneration in the context of the nutrient deprived human IVD.
Postdoctoral Fellow - Barrow Neurological Institute, 2013-2017
Ph.D. Biomedical/Medical Engineering - Arizona State University, 2013
B.S. Chemical Engineering - University of Missouri–Rolla, 2010