Academic & Professional Positions:  Download CV

Research Associate
Tufts University, Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, Medford MA
September 2013 – Present

Reviewer
Public Library of Science – One (PLoS-ONE)
2013 – Present

Organizer, Sponsorship coordinator and Moderator
Future of Research Symposium – Boston-wide
Future of Research (http://futureofresearch.org/about/)
2014

Co-Instructor
Boston Science Program
Educational Divide Reform (http://edrworld.org/what)
2014

Co-Instructor
Bio-52: Experiments in Cell Biology – Course
Tufts University, Depart of Biology
2012 – 2014

Content Specialist
Tufts Great Disease Project – Cancer Module
http://sites.tufts.edu/greatdiseases/
http://sites.tufts.edu/greatdiseases/team/
2013

Post-doctoral Scholar
Tufts University, Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, Medford MA
September 2009 – 2013

Poster session Judge
Bunker Hill Community College, Boston MA
May 2012

Editorial Board Member
Journal of Autocoids
2011 – 2012

Reviewer
British Journal of Pharmacology
2010 – 2012

Organizing committee member
Systems Biology and Physiology Retreat
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
2008

Instructor for SPEP (Summer Premedical Enrichment Program)
Teaching human physiology and physiology lecture and lab for the minority students
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati OH
2006 – 2008

Instructor – small group medical physiology program
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Cincinnati OH
2007

Laboratory Instructor
Systems Biology and Physiology Program
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
2005 – 2006

Education:

Ph.D. Systems Biology and Physiology (Physiology)
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Supervisor: Dr. Nelson D. Horseman
Thesis: Serotonin regulation of mammary gland involution and its role in breast cancer progression
March 2009

M.Sc. Biophysics
University of Mumbai (Bombay), India
June 2003

B.Sc. Microbiology
Sathaye College, University of Mumbai (Bombay), India
June 2001

Research Stays:

Supervisor: Dr.R.V. Hosur
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai
April 2003 – June 2003

Supervisor: Dr. N. Huilgol
Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai
September 2003 – March 2003