Research

Syringomyelia and Chiari Malformation, with Thomas H. Milhorat, M.D. STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK – DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER, 1994-1996 
Functional Recovery in Spinal Cord Injury, with N. Eric Naftchi, Ph.D. RUSK- NYU MEDICAL CENTER, 1984-1990 
Isolation of D-Xylose Utilizing Saccharomyces cerevisiae, with Jean B. Hunter, Ph.D. CORNELL UNIVERSITY, 1986-1989

Awards

Outstanding Physician Award, Kings County Hospital Center, 1998 & 2000
The Murray Friedman Essay Competition, American College of Surgeons, Brooklyn and Long Island Chapter – First Place, 1996 
Alpha Omega Alpha Research Symposium, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn – First Place Resident Presentation, 1996