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General Information:

A. Personal Information

Date of Birth: 3/10/1969
Marital Status: Single
Children: None
Citizenship: USA
Languages: English and Spanish

B. Education

1995-1999 University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico, Bachelor Degree Psychology/Spanish
2001-2004 California College of Podiatric Medicine Oakland, California
2003-2004 University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Texas, Department of Orthopaedics/Texas Diabetic Institute

C. Postgraduate Education

2004-2007 Southeast Michigan Surgical/Kern Hospital Warren, Michigan, Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency
3/2007-4/2007 Ilizarov Centre for Trauma and Orthopaedics Kurgan, Russia, Limb Reconstruction Mini Fellowship
2007-Current Research/Surgical Fellowship Scholl's Center for Lower Extremity Ambulatory Research (CLEAR) North Chicago, Illinois

D. Certificates and Licensure

1. American Board of Podiatric Surgery – Board Eligible
2. Licensure: Virginia 
3. Licensure: Illinois 
4. Comprehensive External Fixation and Taylor Spatial Frame 
5. Advanced External Fixation and Taylor Spatial Frame 
6. AO Internal Fixation 
7. ACFAS Comprehensive Arthroscopy Skills Course 
8. Integra Regenerative Dermal Tissue Training 
9. Endoscopic Gastroc Recession Surgery 
10. Surgical Techniques in Developing Bone Growth Stimulation Products

E. Professional Experiences

1. Health Fair and Diabetic Screening San Antonio, Texas 
2. Leg Pain and Screening for Peripheral Vascular Disease San Francisco, California 
3. Ankle Brachial Screening San Francisco, California 
4. Foot Screening Warren, Michigan

F. Committees/Membership 

1. Quality Council Southeast Michigan Surgical Hospital 
2. Virginia Podiatric Medical Association 
3. American Podiatric Medical Association 
4. Associate American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons 
5. Associate American Professional Wound Care Association 
6. Wound care specialist at Lewis Gale Hospital

G. Miscellaneous

1. Lectured to the students of Chicago Medical School on Volunteer experiences abroad 
2. Invited as a guest lecturer and speaker at the Amrita Diabetic Foot Conference in India Performed a videotaped surgery that was broadcast to many throughout the country.
3. Interviewed by Moscow television and placed on the national news.
4. Works with 2 vascular surgeons, 2 general surgeons and a plastic surgeon in the LewisGale Hospital Wound Center.