Education and Certifications


Transforming the application of AI in medical imaging and wearable sensors

I am a third year PhD candidate in the Department of Biomedical Engineering where I am conducting dissertation research on the application of machine learning techniques for personalized care for patients with depression. 


Developing machine learning algorithms for analyzing medical imaging and timeseries data

Examining neural and digital markers for the prediction of remission in antidepressant treatment

Work Experience

Nov 2010 – Jun 2014   Statistical Consultant: Health, Nutrition and Population Team, The World Bank, Washington, DC

Contributed to the building of a knowledge base on health equity and financial protection

  Produced standardized country reports on health outcomes for ADePT software



Aug 2009 – Dec 2010   Study Coordinator: Department of OB/GYN, Stony Brook University Hospital

  Collected patient Pap and HPV data, and reported using SmartPen, WebMSL and HD360

Filed and updated medical records; informed patients on procedures via phone and mail



2020-2022 PhD Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

2016-2020 MD Medicine, Jacobs School of Medicine, Buffalo, NY

2012-2013 MS Physiology and Biophysics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

2009-2011 MPH Health Analytics, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

2002-2008 BA (Hons) English Literature with Honors, Biology (Minor), Health and Wellness (Minor), Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY                 



In training Scholars in Biomedical Sciences

In training     Fundamentals of Physician Leadership, American Association for Physician Leadership, Atlanta, GA  

Nov 2011 Certificate of Effective Teaching Practice, Lumen Learning, State University of New York

Apr 2011 - Certified in Public Health, National Board of Public Health Examiners, Pittsburgh, PA  2005 - IRB (CITI) and HIPAA Certification for Biomedical Research on Human Subjects

Sep 2021 PhD Career Ladder Program (PCLP), Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Jul 2021     WISE Honors Program Leadership Workshop Series, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Jun 2020   Exploring Emerging Technologies for Lifelong Learning and Success, State University of New York

May 2020 Health Systems Science, American Medical Association, Chicago, IL

May 2020     Foundations of Interprofessional Collaborative Practice, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Jan 2019 Interprofessional Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Training, Inst. for Healthcare Improvement

May 2011 Advanced Graduate Certificate in Health Communication, Stony Brook University School of Journalism,
    Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, Stony Brook, NY