Matthew Shepard MD

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Education:

M.D., Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2013

B.S., Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, 2009
summa cum laude, Biochemistry

Research Experience:

Williams Research Fellow, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2010
Laboratory of Dr. James Baleja, Dept of Biochemistry
Investigated regulatory mechanisms of endosomal sorting pathways

Research Assistant, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, 2008-2009
Laboratory of Dr. Evan Kantrowitz, Dept of Biochemistry
Analyzed Fluorescent amino acid enzyme kinetics of FBPase

Wyeth Intern, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA, 2007
Supervisor Dr. Heath Guay
Investigated cytokine inhibitor therapy in SLE

Research Interests:

Tumor, Spine
Recent Publications from US National Library of Medicine and PubMed

Honors:

2013 Honos Civicus Society Member Induction, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
2012 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Member
2009 Merck Index Award, Excellence in Biochemistry
2009 Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Induction

Email:

mjs7fv@virginia.edu