Meet Mikel Etchegaray, M.D.
Present Title & Affiliation
Assistant Professor, Department of Hospital Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Education & Training
|2015||Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA, MD, Medical Doctorate Degree|
|2015||Brandeis Heller School of Business, Waltham, MA, USA, MBA, Business Administration|
|2009||Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, USA, BA, Neuroscience|
|2009||Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, USA, Senior Thesis, Functional Characterization of DBHr by Cloning|
Experience & Service
Instructor, Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2018 - 2021
Consultant, Johnson & Johnson, Emerging Technologies Department, Boston, MA, 2011 - 2012
Consultant, Cambridge Health Alliance, Public Health Department, Boston, MA, 2011 - 2011
Dyslexia Lab: Research Assistant, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2009 - 2011
National Institute on Drug Abuse: Summer Student Research, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD, 2008 - 2008
Mechanisms of Behavior: Summer Student Researcher, Duke University, Durham, SC, 2007 - 2007
- Adler WT, Platt MP, Mehlhorn AJ, Haight JL, Currier TA, Etchegaray MA, Galaburda AM, Rosen GD. Position of neocortical neurons transfected at different gestational ages with shRNA targeted against candidate dyslexia susceptibility genes. PLoS One 8(5):e65179, 2013. e-Pub 2013. PMID: 23724130.
- Currier TA, Etchegaray MA, Haight JL, Galaburda AM, Rosen GD. The effects of embryonic knockdown of the candidate dyslexia susceptibility gene homologue Dyx1c1 on the distribution of GABAergic neurons in the cerebral cortex. Neuroscience 172:535-46, 2011. e-Pub 2010. PMID: 21070838.
- Williamson LL, Cheng RK, Etchegaray M, Meck WH. "Speed" warps time: methamphetamine's interactive roles in drug abuse, habit formation, and the biological clocks of circadian and interval timing. Curr Drug Abuse Rev 1(2):203-12, 2008. PMID: 19630719.
- Cheng RK, Etchegaray M, Meck WH. Impairments in timing, temporal memory, and reversal learning linked to neurotoxic regimens of methamphetamine intoxication. Brain Res 1186:255-66, 2007. e-Pub 2007. PMID: 17996849.