mat·ter | ˈmatər |

1. physical substance in general, as distinct from mind and spirit; (in physics) that which occupies space and possesses rest mass, esp. as distinct from energy: the structure and properties of matter.

  • a substance or material: organic matter | vegetable matter.
  • written or printed material: reading matter.

Things that matter, such as professional work or published writing. A rather short list.

  • Objections to Prevention
    A rundown of objections to COVID-19 prevention strategies, and why those objections are wrong.
  • Rule In, Rule Out
    Looking at false positives, false negatives, and what that means for COVID-19 testing.
  • A Headache of a Headache
    Clinical case presentation given in partial fulfillment of the UCSD Child Neurology residency program. Among other things, working through this particular case emphasized the broad differential diagnosis of aseptic meningitis. Available on Google Slides or as a pdf download. Mentor: Begem Lee, MD
  • COVID-19 Information
    My collection of information, resources, and articles about COVID-19.
  • Lipid Regulation as a Critical Factor in the Development of Alzheimer’s Disease
    PhD Thesis Defense presented by Michael A. Castello on Friday, September 5, 2014.