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Physician Assistant

San Antonio, Texas, United States
April 12, 2018

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Diandra Torres


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University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Master of Physician Assistant Studies, December 2017

•Clinical Rotations

oOrthopedics: Sports Medicine Associates of San Antonio

oGeneral Surgery: University Hospital

oTrauma Surgery: University Hospital

oPlastic Surgery: Texas Plastic Surgery

oEmergency Medicine: Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

oEmergency Medicine: San Antonio Military Medical Center

oEmergency Medicine: Baptist Health System

oAcute Care: UH Southeast Clinic

oSTICU: San Antonio Military Medical Center

oPediatrics: The Children’s Clinic (Laredo)

oFamily Medicine: UH Southeast Clinic

oFamily Medicine: UH Southwest Clinic

oOBGYN: Community Medicine Associates South Flores Clinic

oDermatology: Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics

•Trained in

oSplinting (thumb spica, sugar tong, stirrup, posterior leg splint, volar, ulnar gutter), lower extremity exams (knee, ankle, foot), upper extremity exams (shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand), knee injections, wound closures (suturing, stapling, dermabond), administering local anesthesia, intubation (orotracheal, nasotracheal), peripheral IVs and injections, venous and arterial sticks, lumbar puncture, foley catheter placement, nasogastric tube placement, bedside ultrasounds

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Master of Business Administration, May 2011, GPA: 3.5

Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, December 2009, GPA: 3.0

Employment History

•Emergency Department Scribe, Proscribe, LLC (HIPPA Certified) (November 2012-September 2015)

oRecorded the physician’s observations and comments on paper T-sheets or electronic medical record (EMR). Retrieved data for physician review (labs, radiology reports, medical records). Facilitated communication between physician and medical team. Prepared computerized physician order entry (CPOE) for review.

•Associate Broker- Tenant Advisory Group, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (August 2011- May 2012)

oResponsible for business development and transaction management activities. Assisted senior partners in developing and implementing strategic real estate plans that aligned with long-term corporate objectives.

Licenses & Memberships

•Texas Physician Assistant State License, Expires 2/2019

•NCCPA Certification, Expires 12/2020

•ACLS Certification, Expires 08/2018

•HealthCare Provider BLS Certified (CPR and AED), Expires 08/2018

•American Academy of Physician Assistants, Member since 2015

•Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, Member since 2015

•Bexar County Physician Assistant Society, Member since 2015

•Christian Medical and Dental Association, Member since 2015

Awards & Honors

•Dean’s List, 2009, 2010

•Athletic Director’s Honor Roll, 2009, 2010

•Southland Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, 2009, 2010

•Lee Denmon III Award-Outstanding Leadership & Community Service, 2008

Volunteer Experience

•Girl Scout Physical Exams, 1.5 hrs, San Antonio, Tx- 5/4/2016

•Lion’s Mobile Eye Screening Unit, 6 hrs, San Antonio, Tx- 11/7/2015

•Presented PA Profession to local HS Students, 2 hrs, San Antonio, Tx- 11/6/2015

•PA Program Interviews Q&A Session and Campus Tours, 4hrs, 11/3/2015

•CTRC Oncology Clinic Volunteer, 18hrs, San Antonio, Tx, 2014

•Hospice Patient Volunteer at Interim Hospice, 44hrs, San Antonio Tx, 2013-2014

•San Antonio Food Bank Haven for Hope, 4hrs, San Antonio, Tx- 2014

•San Antonio Food Bank Summer Feed Program, 6hrs, San Antonio, TX- 2013

•Special Olympics Award Volunteer, 20hrs, Corpus Christi, Tx 2006-2010

Extra Curricular Activities

•School of Health Professions Grand Rounds at UTHSCSA:

oRoll of Allied Health Professionals in the Care of Myocardial Infarction, 2/12/16

oContinuum of Care for the Patient with Chronic Lung Disease, 11/13/15

oContinuum of Care for the Patient with a Stroke, 10/9/15

oMedical Errors and Patient Safety, 9/22/15

oDisaster Response, 8/18/15

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