Disciplined and service driven Physician Assistant Student with extensive experience in hospital and clinic settings serving pediatric, minority and low-income populations. Seeking full-time Physician Assistant position.
Physician Assistant Program, Glendale, Arizona
Physician Assistant Arizona License, anticipated August 2019 Clinical Rotations:
Pediatric ER (Elective)
Pediatric Neurosurgery (Elective)
Clinica La Familia
Pinnacle Family Medicine
Craig Y Shikuma MD Inc
AZ Associates for Women’s Health
Banner Del E Webb Medical Center
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) conference in Denver, CO 2019 The Ohio State University, College of Arts and Sciences BS in Microbiology; Minor: Biological Anthropology, Columbus, Ohio, 2014. Relevant Experience
Midwestern University 08/17 – 09/18
§ Assisted with wet lab research in Veterinary and Medical student Microbiology labs. Received and processed samples to identify suitability; prepared samples for testing using various types of laboratory equipment; performed laboratory testing; prepared and maintained accurate laboratory records; labeled specimens accurately and distributed as needed; and performed quality control checks. La Casa de Fe 09/10 – 6/17
Physical Therapy Associate
§ Under the supervision of licensed Physical Therapist, provided physical therapy for special needs children in Ecuadorian orphanage. Assessed limitations; developed treatment plans; taught patients to properly use therapeutic exercise techniques; assisted patients with the use of equipment such as wheelchairs or walkers; maintained patient records; tracked progress; and revised treatment plan as needed. 2
Nationwide Children’s Hospital 1/14 – 8/16
§ Assisted senior research assistants through wet lab research on Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy. Performed independent research; developed research protocols; collected and analyzed data; prepared materials for submission to granting agencies; maintained accurate records; acquired equipment or supplies; managed project budget; attended project meetings; and summarized project results. Community Involvement
Homeless Outreach through Medicine & Education
§ Delivered medical care at Central Arizona Shelter Services for underserved patient population. Assessed patient health; performed physical examinations; obtained, updated, and studied medical histories; documented patient care services by charting in patient and department records; counseled patients; provided continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans and providing referrals as needed.
Peacework Medical Projects
§ Provided primary care and gender transition care to individuals ineligible for health insurance due to documentation status. Contributed to physician’s effectiveness by interviewing patient and identifying short-term and long-range patient care issues. Provided information, recommended options and courses of action. Implemented physician directives; instructed and counseled patients by describing therapeutic regimens; provided counseling on emotional issues; promoted wellness and health maintenance. Provided continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans. Protected patient confidentiality.
Emergency Medicine Club
§ Obtained professional and technical knowledge by attending educational lectures. Participated in workshops to practice hands-on diagnostic and therapeutic skills; reviewed professional publications; and established personal networks. Participated in optional ambulance rides with Glendale Fire Department.
Feed My Starving
§ Served as volunteer hand packing nutritionally complete meals for distribution to partner Christian non- profits to feed malnourished children worldwide.
Student Ambassador for MWU
§ Welcomed and greeted prospective students and represented the university to prospective Physician Assistant students at Midwestern University. Served on student panel during Q&A sessions with prospective students, provided tours, and introduced students to school curriculum and educational opportunities.
Skills and Certifications
§ Medical Spanish
§ EMR Systems: ECW, Cerner, Epic, Practice Fusion, Allscripts Certificates
§ Basic Life Support (BLS)
§ Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)