Publications

I have written 40+ articles published in media outlets across the US including UCI News, Healthcare Design Magazine, OC Lawyer Magazine, and more. Here is a small sample of my work.

“1.25 million pharmaceutical sciences donation will fund lab’s biomaterials research”

“3 valuable lessons I learned working at a non-profit”

“4 ways to manage stress”

“A flawed system: Affordability and accessibility still major obstacles to mental health care parity”

“A historic step: Nigeria outlaws female genital mutilation”

“A new kind of private school: Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan combine education and healthcare”

“Assistant professor is named 2017 Pew scholar”

“Australian surfboard maker develops electric shark deterrent device”

“California becomes 2nd state to automatically register voters”

“California becomes first state to ban schools from using ‘Redskins’ as team name”

“China’s air pollution kills 4,000 people per day”

“Decision by McDonald’s has power to change entire food industry”

“Enough is enough: Police reform now

“FDA lifts ban on gay men donating blood”

“Former Oklahoma City police officer faces 260 years for rape and sexual assault”

“Fostering collaboration and creativity: Facebook unveils new open office”

“How to keep your New Year’s resolutions all year long”

“Laurene Powell Jobs’ XQ Super School Project empowers Americans to redesign schools”

“Making history: Jasmine Twitty becomes youngest appointed judge in America”

“Malawian Chief annuls 330 child marriages”

“Pew Innovation Fund awards $200,000 to UCI biochemist Andrej Luptak”

“Pizza Hut’s Life Unboxed EDU program helps employees pay for college”

“Social media, teens, and mental health: Is Instagram the new Photoshop?”

“Take five with Darci Hernandez” (ghost writer)

“Taco Bell announces partnership with startup DoorDash”

“‘The Interview’ cancellation not about terrorism, but money” 

“Universal health care will be on the Colorado ballot in 2016”

“What do you do if your guest speaker doesn’t show?”

“What if a saliva test could detect Alzheimer’s?”

“Ray Rice suspended indefinitely from NFL” 

“The NFL announces harsher penalties for domestic violence offenses” 

“Why police should wear body cameras”

“UCI lands $1 million Keck Foundation grant to develop new RNA tools”

“UCI scientists develop new chemical tool to study RNA structures inside cells”