Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO August 2020 - present
Master in Toxicology, GPA 3.88
Expected Graduation date December 2021
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX January 2018 - May 2020
Bachelor of Science and Arts in Biochemistry
Concentration in Biochemistry; GPA 3.697
Certification in Forensic Science (18hrs)
LABORATORY EXPERIENCE (in reverse chronological order)
Analytical Chemistry/Forensic Toxicology Fall 2020 – Summer 2021
Drug Screening using ELISA and LC-TOF-MS
Blood Analysis using HS-GC-MS.
Forensic Data Analysis, being able to analysis litigation data packet.
Understand and use MassHunter Qualitative Software (40hrs training)
oOptimized LC-MS/MS procedures
oBuilding LC-MS/MS Methods
oOptimized procedures as a mean to minimize source use and reduce consumable usage (retention time)
Internship, Charleston, WV May 25th – August 14th, 2020
Microbiology Lab Assistant Intern, West Virginia Department of Agriculture
Assists analysts in the Microbiology and Dairy Labs.
Cleans laboratory glassware and equipment, as appropriate.
Performs required quality control and quality assurance procedures.
Handles samples (E. coli and Salmonella testing) and performs analyses according to SOPs and test methods.
Maintains and calibrates equipment.
UT Undergraduate Research Assistant, under Bryan Davies, Davies Lab, UT Austin August 2019 - March 2020
Maintain equipment, utensils, and supplies for the lab
Prepare media and simple solutions
Use autoclave to clean laboratory equipment and to take care of biohazard bags.
UT Austin Undergraduate Research Assistant, under Dr. Kim Su Yeong, Austin, TX October 2018 – May 2019
Office English Research Assistant
Data entry experience.
Prepare the bags for the field RAs to bring for the three different types of visits: Get Acquainted Visit (GAV), Task Activity Visit (TAV), and Home Visit (HV)
Download data from what the field RAs had collected during their visits at the participants’ house.
Seton Southwest Hospital, Austin, TX November 2017 – January 2019
Assist the nurses by cleaning/setting up the beds for the patients before they arrived
Provide patients with warm blankets and water
Triage the patients
Texas Forensics club at the University of Texas at Austin
Texas Transfer Student Organization at the University of Texas at Austin
Technical /Computer Skills: Agilent MassHunter Acquisition, Qualitative, Quantitative; Microsoft Word; Microsoft PowerPoint; MS Excel
Languages: French (Fluent), English (Fluent), Vietnamese (Beginner).