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Grant Higerd-Rusli, PhD

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Grant Higerd-Rusli, PhD


Grant Higerd is an MD/PhD student of Dr. Stephen Waxman. His graduate work explores the trafficking of voltage-gated sodium channels in sensory neurons, with the goal of identifying novel mechanisms for non-addictive treatments for pain.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Yale University School of Medicine, Cellular and Molecular Physiology (2022)
  • BS
    UCLA, Neuroscience (2015)

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