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Medical Science Student (Specialized in Microbiology)

Toronto, ON, Canada
April 28, 2020

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Yiyong Liu

**** ****** ** *, *******, ON, M*L *L*

Tel: 647-***-**** Email:


University of Western Ontario, London, ON

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• Bachelor of Medical Sciences (Expected 2022).

• Four Year Continuing Admission Scholarship ($2500 yearly).

• Dean’s Honour List (2018-2019 academic year).

• Western Scholars.


Health Information - Women’s College Hospital, Toronto, ON Jul 2019 – Aug 2019 Summer Student

• Collaborated with other clinics and medical secretaries to prepare patients’ charts two days prior to their appointments.

• Actively executed strategies to reorganize a large volume of patient records to efficiently accommodate space for new patient charts.

• Meticulously sorted loose reports and charts according to terminal digit, and alphabetically order.

• Utilized WinRecs, Epic, and Microsoft Excel with high efficacy to manage patient appointments and records.

Turley Lab - Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON Sep 2018 - Apr 2019 Research Volunteer

• Completed histology quantification with a strong background of mouse histology and by using an analysis software—QuPath.

• Updated lab notebooks regularly to keep track of progress.

• Restocked lab supplies and prepared necessary acids and buffers regularly.

• Skills gained: murine histology quantification, gel electrophoresis, and immunohistochemistry with DAB. Dr. Frank Yau - Family Physician’s Office, Toronto, ON 2014 - 2019 Receptionist

• Communicated with other physicians’ offices and pharmacies via fax and telephone to ensure that referrals and prescriptions were placed in a timely manner.

• Organized reports for more than 50 patients daily by chronological order and source.

• Updated medical and office inventory weekly to minimize excess and expired supplies.

• Helped non-English speaking patients with translations of procedural instructions to decrease the number of missed appointments.

• Implemented a more efficient referral form filing system to minimize the volume of loose papers. Escar Entertainment, Toronto, ON Summer of 2016 - 2018 Supervisor

• Updated inventories and daily revenues to the company to evaluate sales and plan for the following day.

• Managed a team of 10 workers by drafting work schedules that accommodated the team members’ personal needs and abilities.

• Responded to customer complaints and inquiries in a friendly and efficient manner. CO-CURRICULAR AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENTS

Science Student Council – Student Support Committee, UWO, London, ON 2019 - Present Events Director

• Plans and executes Wellness Wednesday events to promote mental and physical wellness in the science student community.

• Initiates outreach to local businesses for sponsorship opportunities to significantly increase the quality of the event while staying on budget.

• Communicates with conference and catering services in a timely manner to reserve event venues and refreshments well before the date of the event.

Humans of Western, UWO, London, ON 2019 – Present


• Interacts with the students, staff, and faculty of Western University to share their unique stories on the Humans of Western social media platforms.

• Collaborates with photographer partner to plan out meetings and to curate posts to be shared on social media.

• Meets and always go beyond the minimum weekly quota of interviews three days in advance of the due date.

Children’s Health Foundation, LHSC, London, ON 2019 – Present Volunteer

• Volunteers as a guide for the Dr. Beary Goode program of the hospital and interacts with children and their families in a fun and friendly manner.

• Is attentive to hospital visit rules and never hesitates to ask nurses for help when interacting with children to ensure health safety for everyone present.

• Is always sensitive to the needs of children and their families by being cautious of the language spoken and the actions performed.


Steve and Sally Stavro Family Foundation Scholarship - $1500 2018

• Awarded for the highest achieving student pursuing science at Riverdale C.I. Chemistry Subject Award – Riverdale C.I. 2017 - 2018 Academic High Honour Roll – Riverdale C.I. 2014 - 2018

• Awarded for achieving over an average of 90 % per academic year. Chemistry Scholars Distinction – University of Toronto 2017

• Recognition for students with the highest grade 11 chemistry average from the TDSB.

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