I serve as the program manager in the UCSF Department of Clinical Pharmacy in the laboratory of Akinyemi Oni-Orisan, PharmD, PhD. As program manager, I have a leadership role in several grants, research and research development, program management, and publication. I’ve led and co-authored many publications in the field of genomic medicine and molecular diagnostics.
My research focuses on new technologies and equitable implementation in healthcare, focusing on precision medicine, cardiovascular disease, cancer, and diverse populations. My research spans a variety of disciplines, including clinical and social sciences, in the academic, government, and industry sectors. I have extensive expertise in genomic laboratory medicine, evidence-based reviews of molecular-based testing, personalized medicine, and research program management.
I have been working with researchers in the precision medicine field for over 23 years in varying organizations, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Office of Genomics and Precision Public Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association’s Technical Evaluation Center, and Bayer Diagnostics.