Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA  

Education and Training

  • 1999 - BsC - Honors Math and Physics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • 2005 - PhD in Biophysics (Specialization: Neuroscience), Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Research and Professional Experience

  • 1999-2005 - Graduate Student, Laboratory of Christopher Moore, MIT/Harvard Medical School Biophysics PhD Program, Boston, MA
  • 2006-2007 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratories of Riitta Hari, Mikko Sams and Iiro Jääskeläinen, Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland.
  • 2007-2012 - Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of R. Clay Reid, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • 2012-present - Instructor, Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Awards & Other Activities

  • 1999-2001 - National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Harvard
  • 2000-2001 - Fonds pour la Formation de Chercheurs et l'Aide à la Recherche (Quebec), Harvard
  • 2000-2005 - Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship (field: Neuroscience), Harvard
  • 2004 - Haines Lecturer, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition and Metabolism, Mayo Clinic
  • 2006-2007 - Marie Curie Incoming International Fellowship (EU), Helsinki University of Technology
  • 2007-2010 - Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard Medical School
  • 2010-2012 - Harold Whitworth Pierce Charitable Trust and Ludcke Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, (Charles A. King Trust, The Medical Foundation), Harvard Medical School
  • 2012 - AFAR-GE Junior Investigator Award for Excellence in Imaging and Aging Research