Undergraduate education

University of Washington-Seattle, BS, 2004

Years in MSTP

2005-2013

PhD

Neuroscience, 2012

Mentor

Tim Gomez, PhD

Residency

Anesthesiology, University of Washington, 2013-

Current position

Resident, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, School of Medicine

PhD Publications

Myers JP, Robles E, Ducharme-Smith A, Gomez TM. Focal adhesion kinase modulates Cdc42 activity downstream of positive and negative axon guidance cues. J Cell Sci. 2012 Jun 15;125(Pt 12):2918-29. PMID: 22393238; PMCID: PMC3434813.

Santiago-Medina M, Myers JP, Gomez TM. Imaging adhesion and signaling dynamics in Xenopus laevis growth cones. Dev Neurobiol. 2012 Apr;72(4):585-99. PMID: 21465668; PMCID: PMC3158960.

Myers JP, Santiago-Medina M, Gomez TM. Regulation of axonal outgrowth and pathfinding by integrin-ECM interactions. Dev Neurobiol. 2011 Nov;71(11):901-23. PMID: 21714101; PMCID: PMC3192254.

Myers JP, Gomez TM. Focal adhesion kinase promotes integrin adhesion dynamics necessary for chemotropic turning of nerve growth cones. J Neurosci. 2011 Sep 21;31(38):13585-95. PMID: 21940449; PMCID: PMC3193056.