I am a postdoc researcher at the Stanford School of Medicine. My research is interdisciplinary and focused on the neuroimaging data analysis techniques. I have a long-standing interest in studying human interoception to delineate how it evolves to give rise to consciousness.

Honors & Awards

  • *** Selected List of Honors, and Awards ***
  • Future Leaders in Pain Research Grant, American Pain Society (APS) (2018-2019)
  • Young Investigator Travel Award, American Pain Society (APS) (2018 and 2019)
  • Abstract of Distinction, American Academy of Neurology (AAN) (2018)
  • Invited session co-chair for “Brain Imaging: Connectivity and Networks”, IEEE EMBS (2018)
  • Interdisciplinary Research Training In Pain and Substance Use Disorders, NIH (2016 - 2019)
  • Postdocotral Research Funding, National Parkinson Foundation (2015 - 2016)
  • Doctoral Research Funding, Der Schweizerischer Nationalfonds (2012 - 2014)
  • Dean’s List, College of Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (2008)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Member, The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE) (2007 - Present)
  • Member, The IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) (2007 - Present)