Résumé

EDUCATION

PhD, Neuroscience | June 2014-Present
University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

BS, Neuroscience; BS, Spanish | Aug 2011-May 2014
Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA


PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • The development of a mouse model of mTBI-induced post-traumatic migraine, and identification of the delta opioid receptor as a novel therapeutic target. LINK
  • Soluble guanylyl cyclase is a critical regulator of migraine-associated pain. LINK
  • Agonist-Specific Recruitment of Arrestin Isoforms Differentially Modify Delta Opioid Receptor Function. LINK
  • Diminished CRE-Induced Plasticity is Linked to Memory Deficits in Familial Alzheimer’s Disease Mice. LINK

REVIEWS

  • From blast to bench: A translational mini-review of posttraumatic headache. LINK
  • The delta opioid receptor tool box. LINK
  • Neuronal Endosomal Trafficking: One of the Common Molecular Pathways Disrupted in Autism Spectrum Disorders and Schizophrenia. LINK

PROTOCOLS

  • Animal Model of Chronic Migraine-Associated Pain. LINK

POSTERS

  • Delta opioid receptor activation inhibits cephalic allodynia in multiple models of headache.
    Society for Neuroscience, 2018 – LINK
    *2nd place poster prize at The UIC GPN Annual Neuroscience Day Poster Symposium

LEADERSHIP AND PUBLIC SERVICE

Marketing Content and Grants Writing Consultant | June 2017-Present
Project Fierce Chicago

Spanish Translator | Jan 2016-Present
Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH) and National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC)


MEMBERSHIPS

Society for Neuroscience 
American Medical Writers Association
Nu Rho Psi – The National Honors Society in Neuroscience