Position title: Badger Buddies Co-Chair
Research Field: Medicine, Oncology
Postdoc Start Date: January 2021
I am an MD Research Associate and a joint member of Dr. Paul Lambert’s lab in the Department of Oncology/McArdle Laboratories and Dr. Howard Bailey’s lab at UW Carbone Cancer Center. I am a clinical/translational scientist with a focus on biomarker discovery and validation in immunooncology, understanding the various molecular phenotypes of human papillomavirus-associated disease, and cervical cancer prevention and screening efforts. I received my MD degree from University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, where I am also pursuing a PhD in Clinical Investigation. I enjoy long hikes with my dog, horseback riding, scuba diving and dining out.