Chaitna Pauline Kalia
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Granbury, TX 76048
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University of Szeged Medical School Degree Earned: Medical Doctor (M.D.)
September 2000- September 2006
Tulane University Undergraduate coursework
New Orleans, Louisiana
August 1997- June 2000
USMLE Step 1 - 200
USMLE Step 2 Clinical Knowledge- 208
USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills - Pass
Certification earned- August 2007.
Palmetto Digestive Disease and Endoscopy Center.
Charleston, South Carolina. July 2009- December 2011.
Clinical staff in an outpatient Gastroenterology clinic.
Duties included scheduling appointments, patient education, calling in prescriptions, referrals, insurance authorizations, billing, performing capsule endoscopies, organizing, stocking and cleaning examination rooms, filing, and miscellaneous office duties.
Gastro Center of Maryland.
Columbia, Maryland. January 2008- March 2009.
Medical assistant in an outpatient Gastroenterology clinic.
Duties included scheduling appointments, patient education, referrals, insurance authorizations, taking weight, temperature and blood pressure measurements , performing capsule endoscopies and ECGs, organizing, stocking and cleaning examination rooms, filing, and miscellaneous office duties.
North Charleston, South Carolina. April 2007- December 2007.
Telephone sales representative.
Duties included telephone sales and customer service calls. .
Chhuttani Medical Center. Chandigarh, India.
February 28, 2011- Present. Clinical observer in a Medicine ward of private hospital. Attended daily rounds, participated in patient care.
Government Medical College and Hospital. Chandigarh, India. September 5- December 20, 2010. Clinical observer in an Internal Medicine ward. Attended daily rounds, collected blood samples, and participated in inpatient care.
Johns Hopkins Hospital. Baltimore, Maryland. December 8-19, 2008
Clinical observer in Internal Medicine department. Attended daily rounds, educational conferences, and observed inpatient care.
Howard County General Hospital. Columbia, Maryland. January 2008- March 2009. Clinical Observer with emphasis on ambulatory Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine patient care. Have also observed surgical and endoscopic procedures, pre- and post operative patient care.
University of Szeged Medical School: Three and half years of clinical clerkship in Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Anesthesia, Community medicine, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Orthopedics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Emergency Medicine.
St. Joseph’s Hospital. Warren, Ohio. July 2001. Completed an observership in the Department of Surgery. Participated in some post-operative patient care.
Women and Children First. Gynecologic and Pediatric Clinic. Warren, Ohio. June-July 2002, July 2003. Assisted in-office procedures and observed outpatient care.
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center. Youngstown, Ohio. July 2004. Attended medical education meetings and ambulatory Internal Medicine clinic.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Baltimore, Maryland.
April 2008- March 2009
Research assistant in a Gastroenterology/ Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics laboratory with the Mid-Atlantic African-American Inflammatory Bowel Disease Study (MAAIS). Involved in laboratory work, including DNA and serum purification assays, PCR, gel electrophoresis and data entry. Also involved in clinical subject recruitment at the Johns Hopkins Outpatient Clinic.