Location: San Jose, California
Personal Bio: Hello! I am a dedicated, enthusiastic resident scheduled to graduate from a demanding residency program in Philadelphia, PA in June 2018. I am looking to return back to California soon after graduation to join a practice.
Publications/Research: Hu W, Hossain M, Lux R, Wang J, Yang Z, et al. Exopolysaccharide-independent social motility of Myxococcus xanthus. PLoS One. 2011;6:e16102. Acknowledgement: Hu, W. et al. Interplay between type IV pili activity and exopolysaccharides secretion controls motility patterns in single cells of Myxococcus xanthus. Sci. Rep. 6, 17790; doi: 10.1038/srep17790 (2016). Acknowledgement: Wang J, Hu W, Lux R, He X, Li Y, et al. Natural Transformation of Myxococcus xanthus. J Bacteriol. 2011; 193(9): 2122-2132.
Awards/Honors: -PICA (Podiatry Insurance Company of America) Scholarship Recipient (Spring 2015) -WesternU College of Podiatric Medicine, Student Ambassador (Oct 2012-Mar 2014) -WesternU College of Podiatric Medicine, East West Scholarship Finalist (Mar 2014) -UCLA Dean’s Honors List (Spring 2007-2008) -California Scholarship Federation Lifetime Member (Spring 2006)