· curriculum vitæ ·
At the core I am interested in how social, economic, and political
forces interact to produce both opportunities and
constraints on individuals' freedom to pursue and achieve their own
As a post-doc in the field of public health, I spend the largest chunk of my time researching the areas of tobacco control and tobacco regulatory science. My current objective is to help the FDA understand the potential impact of regulatory proposals on public health, particularly that of vulnerable populations such as those living in isolated rural areas.
Another important research area of focus includes addiction and addiction recovery. I am interested in residential treatment or aftercare programs that leverage the power of cooperation and natural motivatons to benefit those in recovery in an efficient way.
My cv is linked at the top, and this is my dog...