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Education & Training

  • UCLA Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 2008 - 2015
  • Boston University School of MedicineClass of 2008

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2018 - 2022
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2015 - 2019
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2010 - 2016
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • First-in-Human Trial to Study Remestemcel-L as Crohn’s Disease Therapy Launched
    First-in-Human Trial to Study Remestemcel-L as Crohn’s Disease Therapy LaunchedOctober 26th, 2020
  • Stem Cell Therapy: Preparing for Its Closeup in IBD
    Stem Cell Therapy: Preparing for Its Closeup in IBDSeptember 19th, 2019
  • Could Stem Cells Cure Crohn's?
    Could Stem Cells Cure Crohn's?May 18th, 2019
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