University of South Florida
Under the supervision of Dr. Aaron B. Waxman and Dr. Charles A. Hales, has been focused on understanding the mechanisms of acute lung injury against fungal and viral infections and non-infections. After completion of his postdoctoral training at Harvard Medical School, he joined as an assistant professor in the Nanomedicine Research Center-Division of Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine at University of south florida. He has published many peer-reviewed papers in top journals such as Journal of Immunology and Circulation research. He serves as a reviewer for numerous medical and pharmacological journals. His current research is funded by National Institute of Heath RO1 and American Heart Association.
Pathogen-Associated Molecular Patterns (PAMPs) and Danger-Associated Molecular Patterns (DAMPs);
viral and fungal infections of the lung;
pulmonary hemorrhage syndrome associated with dengue fever; and lung injury.