Hometown: Tualatin, Oregon
Graduate Program: Epidemiology, Oregon State University
Current Research: The relationship between kidney tubule injury and dysfunction with cognitive function and frailty in older adults.
Current Funding: National Institutes of Health- F32 Training Grant
Why Nephrology: I was fascinated by the pathophysiology of kidney disease and its relation to varying comorbodities.
Personal Hobbies/Interests: Cooking, hiking, exercising, watching basketball
Plans after postdoctoral training: Research faculty