Pediatric Urology, Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center. Seattle, WA.

Clinical Instructor. 7/2002-6/2003


Pediatric Urology, Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center. Seattle, WA.

Pediatric Urology Fellow. 7/2001-6/2002


Department of Urology, UCLA Medical Center. Los Angeles, CA.

Urology Resident Training Program. 6/1995-6/2001


Mount Sinai School of Medicine. New York, NY.

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) 7/1987-5/1995

MD Awarded 5/1995

PH.D in Biomedical Sciences (Biophysical Sciences) awarded 6/1993


Brown University, Providence, RI.

Sc.B with Honors in Biochemistry. 5/1987


PH.D. Dissertation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Physiology and Biophysics in the laboratory of Dr. Harel Weinstein, Professor and Chairman. From 7/89-6/93. The Role of Flexibility in the Specific Interactions of “Even” Zinc Fingers to DNA. 


Research Assistant. New York Public Health Research Institute (NYPHRI) in the laboratory of Dr. David S. Perlin, Professor and Director. I developed hydrophobic labeling techniques for Saccharomyces cerevisiae plasma membrane ATPase and novel purification protocol of protein. 1996-1987



Pfizer Scholar in Urology Award – UCLA 2001

Pfizer Scholar in Urology Award – Harbor/UCLA 1999


Medical School:

Traineeship on the Medical Scientist Trainign Program (MSTP) training grant from the NIH

Clinical Clerkship Honors – Psychiatry, Urology, ObGyn, Opthalmology, Anesthesia, Otolaryngology, Sr. Pediatrics, Sr. Medicine, Geriatrics.

Basic Science Achievement Award – 1995

Rosenbluth Foundation Fellow – 1995

Doctoral Dissertation Award – 1994

Nathan Selz Award for Meritorious Research in Renal and Cardiovascular Diseases – 1993

1st Place Poster, Eastern Student Research Forum – 1993

AIDS Research with Chiang Mai University and the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Thailand – 1994

Chinese American Medical Society Award – 1988

Grouch Memorial Award – 1988