Home-Based, Therapist-Assisted, Therapy – SGN Nanopharma at USF Connect
Willing to relocate: Anywhere
May 2018 to Present
May 2018 – present
• Made cannabinoid and hair loss nanoformulations using micellar nanoparticle technology and performed human skin diffusion experiments
• Home-Based, Therapist-Assisted, Therapy for Young Children with Primary Complex Motor Stereotypies (Accepted; In Press) – Singer H.S, Rajendran S, Waranch H.R., Mahone E.M
July 2016 to January 2018
Research Head: Dr. Harvey Singer
• Researched motor stereotypies in patients and deer mice. Used HPLC and stereology methods to analyze differences in brain morphology and
neurochemistry. Acted as clinical study coordinator and managed clinical data.
June 2015 to May 2016
Research Head: Dr. Atsushi Kamiya
• Researched underlying molecular mechanisms for schizophrenia as well as other major mental disorders. We focused on DISC1
and its association with the pre-frontal cortex. I assumed the role of lab manager as well as research technician, assisting multiple post-docs run biochemical
and behavioral experiments as well as overlooking all lab duties. Assisted with
the In-Utero Electroporation surgery of mice, in addition to the mating and maintenance of approximately 100 cages and 9 different colonies.
Techniques learned: Use of cryostat, handling and caring of mice, mice brain
extraction + separation, western blotting, immunohistochemistry, budgeting,
scheduling of meetings, and other functions
June 2012 to March 2014
Dr. Srikumar Chellappan
Lung Cancer Drug Discovery-
• Examining the role of nicotine in regulating survival and stemness of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer cells.
Techniques learned: cell culture, western blotting, MTT assays, Brdu assays, cell migration assays, data analysis
Summer 2012 -Spring 2014
June 2013 to August 2013
Dr Srikumar Chellappan
• Assessing the role Hippo Signaling Pathway plays in NSCLC
(Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer). Conducted MTTs and Western Blot
analysis over a 10 week period.
Masters in Biotechnology in Biotechnology
2017 to 2019
2011 to 2014