Wendy A. Doles
Oak Ridge, NC 27310
. Maintain integrity and credibility by adhering to high ethical
. Work efficiently and enthusiastically to exceed expectations of
employer and clients.
. Employ strong interpersonal and communication skills in diverse public
and professional settings.
. Produce exceptional outcomes through problem solving and attention to
Professional Experience: Phlebotomy: six years of experience, current
Boy Scouts of America
Sales Associate, Old North State Scout Shop
. Answering phone, record-keeping, special orders, inventory, stocking
of merchandise; cashiering.
Consultant, LifeChoice Donor Services
Grew Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness throughout Greater Hartford
Hospital area through development and launch of multi-media donor
. Planned and conducted guest speaker programs; educating hospital
. Developed and lead presentations providing training for hospital
physicians, nurses, and operating room staff defining their role in
the donation process.
. Guest presented at schools and seminars; educating both students
and community about donation.
. Established design and key placement of donor awareness signs
throughout the community, increasing target group interest.
LifeChoice Donor Services
Organ and Tissue Preservation Technologist / Certified Tissue Bank
Provided on-site organ and tissue procurement services and tissue banking
resources to twenty-six hospitals in Connecticut and Massachusetts.
. Collaborated with transplant surgeons facilitating sterile organ
recovery, preservation, and allocation.
. Preserved, placed and delivered human organs for transplantation,
including utilization of renal pulsatile perfusion.
o Responsible for mixing reagents for flushing of abdominal and
o Charged with perfusing organs with preservation solution at
crucial moments; measuring, documenting, packaging and
allocating human organs for transport and transplant.
o Accountable for maintaining optimal viability conditions of
kidneys sustained on renal pulsatile perfusion system.
Responsible for trouble-shooting machinery and documenting
. Partnered with Hartford Hospital Tissue Bank as a Certified Tissue
o Provided quality assurance for surgical recovery
instrumentation and bio-products: vascular, cardiac, and bone
o Handled purchase, sale, and tracking of allografts;
maintained inventory of tissue bank.
. Performed sterile surgical recovery of donor tissues for
transplant. As team leader, trained per diem staff in sterile
technique and surgical recovery procedures.
. Recorded information and produced reports through use of Microsoft
Access, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
University of Akron
Assisted in post-doctoral hypertension research. Responsible for:
. Frozen rat brain sectioning by cryostat microtome, followed by
frozen micro-punching and radioimmunoassay.
. Performed paraffin embedding and histological sectioning, staining
. Performed animal surgery and autopsy; organ dissection, collection,
and preservation. Recorded and reported methods and results
directly to supervising PhD.
Akron General Medical Center
. Practiced phlebotomy in all areas of 500-bed hospital and
. Obtained specimens via capillary and venipuncture on adults,
children and infants.
. Ordered tests, labelled and transported specimens; reported
. Collected timed specimens and responded to STAT calls on all
Kent State University, Honors College
Honors College Scholarship Recipient
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Magna Cum Laude
. G.P.A. 3.76
. Phi Beta Kappa
. Golden Key National Honor Society
. Dean's List Four Years
Completed Individual Honors Study assisting with post-doctoral
research exploring mechanism of maternal/fetal transfer of
photoperiodic information. Sectioned hamster brains on cryostat
microtome at intervals post a-MPT injection. Identified four key
nuclei for homogenization and frozen micro-punching for RIA and
. Healthcare Provider CPR and AED Certification, American Heart
. HIPAA Awareness for Business Associates, HIPAATraing.com
. Anatomy and Physiology Course, Forsyth Technical Community College
. Tissue Bank Specialist Certification, American Association of
Tissue Banks 1996, 2000
. Tissue Recovery Course, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation
. English: Speak and write fluently. ( American Sign Language:
. Troop Committee Chairman, Old North State Council, Troop 122
. 1st Kub High-Red Belt Rank, Flex Tae Kwon Do, Greensboro
. Pack Committee Chairman, Old North State Council, Pack 122
. Cubmaster, Old North State Council, Pack 122
. Head Basketball Coach, Oak Ridge Youth Association, 7-8 yr. League
. American Sign Language Courses, BYU University, American School for
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