Research Projects & Grants


  • Targeting HB-EGF and trigeminal EGFR for oral cancer pain and opioid tolerance, Role: Research Associate, New York University, (09/2022 - 09/2025) Status: Awarded


  • The REASON Score: An Epigenetic And Clinicopathologic Score to Predict Risk of Poor Survival in Early Stage Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients, Role: Research Assistant, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, (08/2022 - 05/2023) Status: Awarded
  • Clinical study to evaluate the methylation signature of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma pain, Role: Research Assistant, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, (08/2021 - 07/2026) Status: Awarded
  • Center for Brain Hemorrhage Research, Role: Technician, National Institutes of Health/DHHS, (01/2014 - 12/2019) Status: Closed


  • Effect of Early Life Stress on Cancer Pain Processing and Opioid Tolerance, Role: Research Associate, LLU - GRASP, (01/2021 - 12/2022) Status: Awarded

Non-Profit Organization

  • Epigenetic Biomarkers of Cancer Pain, Role: Research Assistant, American Society of Clinical Oncology, (07/2022 - 06/2025) Status: Awarded