MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH SCIENCES AUGUST 1995 GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT PROGRAM
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE MAY 1992 PROVIDENCE COLLEGE, PROVIDENCE, RI
·Major: Biology, Premedical
·Minor: Secondary Education in Biology
NCCPA BOARD CERTIFIED, OCTOBER 1995 TO PRESENT
AHA, ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION, MARCH 1995 TO PRESENT
AHA, BASIC LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION, AUGUST 1994 TO PRESENT
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT SUBURBAN HOSPITAL, BETHESDA, MD OCTOBER 2006 TO PRESENT
·Practice emergency medicine in a dynamic suburban acute and urgent care setting
·Collaborate with members of the healthcare team to deliver expert care and treatment.
·Exercise clinical judgement in making diagnoses and prescribing treatment.
·Routinely perform physical examinations, obtain histories, order and interpret appropriate laboratory tests, diagnose and treat patients with a variety of medical problems.
·Regularly perform procedures, including pelvic examinations, nasogastric intubation, suturing, incision and drainage, lumbar punctures, arthrocentesis, splinting, reduction of orthopedic injuries.
·Participate in regular staff meetings and educational events.
·Precept new physician assistants and students in the emergency department.
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT INOVA FAIRFAX HOSPITAL, FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA FEBRUARY 2000 TO MAY 2006
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT UNION MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, BALTIMORE MARYLAND OCTOBER 1995 TO FEBRUARY 2000
ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR OF HEALTH CARE SCIENCES GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY JUNE 2004 TO 2006
Precept physician assistant, nurse practitioner, and medical students and provide performance feedback to supervising medical professionals.
EMBRYOLOGIST IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION CLINIC WOMEN AND INFANTS HOSPITAL, PROVIDENCE, RI AUGUST 1992 TO AUGUST 1993
Responsible for the preparation of media, processing of gametes, transfer of embryos, assisted in collection of blood and specimen samples and performed quality assurance testing.