Departments & Organizations
Education & Training
|PhD||University of Pennsylvania (1999)|
|BS||University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras, Biology (1991)|
|Sr. Research Associate||University of Pennsylvania|
|Postdoctorate||University of Pennsylvania|
Associate Research Scientist West Haven, United States (2009)
Studied different aspects of the regenerating PNS and CNS after injury in relation to pain, sodium channel, expression and stem cell treatment of tissues after injury.
Senior Research Investigator Philadelphia, United States (2006 - 2008)
Stuidied the effects of fluid percusion injury in GAD65 and GAD67 neurons in the hippocampus
Research Associate Philadelphia, United States (1999 - 2006)
Studied the proteic organization of the axolemma as it relates to the glia surrounding it.
Volunteer Work with Dr. Jose E. García-Arraras San Juan, Puerto Rico (1990)
Studied and developed monoclonal antibodies against the regenerating enteric nervous system of the sea cucumber, Holothuria glaberrima, after evisceration.
Volunteer Neuroscience work with Dr. Conchita Zuazaga San Juan, Puerto Rico (1987)
Studied the properties of ion channels in river prawns.