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Exton, PA, 19341
August 22, 2008

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Annie Yu

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Exton, PA ****1




Seeking an entry-level scientist position analytical chemistry or pharmaceutical sciences


University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences in May 2008 GPA 3.582

Laboratory Coursework:

Research Methods in Pharmaceutics- HPLC analysis, ELISA assay, UV assay, Cell Culturing with Aseptic Techniques, SDS PAGE, Cytotoxicity Calculations, Differential Scanning Calorimetry

Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics- drug formulations, drug release profiles

Manufacturing Pharmacy- manufactured tablets, lotion, mouthwash, toothpaste, lozenges, and maintained batch records, and followed GMPs

Cosmetic Science- Compounded cold creams, mouthwash, vanishing cream, shampoos, depilatories, skin bleaching creams, nail lacquer, cream mascara, lipstick, and lip gloss

Analytical Chemistry- Acid/Base Chemistry with titrations and buffers, Atomic Absorption, Fluorimetry, Gas Chromatography, Mass Spectroscopy, UV-VIS, HPLC

Organic Chemistry

Microbiology- Aseptic technique, MIC, Gram stain


Pharmaceutical Technology Seminar- Presentation on Release of Diclofenac in water and oil emulsion on October 11, 2007

Scientific Writing- Grant Proposal Presentation on Drug Release Studies on Mucoadhesive Nystatin December 6, 2007

Other Coursework:

Pharmacology/Medicinal Chemistry-ADME, drug mechanisms of action, adverse effects, molecular structures of drugs

Controlled Release Dosage Forms

Physiology- Nervous System, Cardiovascular System, Respiratory System, Gastrointestinal System, Endocrine System

Immunology- Viruses, HLA, Antibodies

Biochemistry- proteins, DNA

Pharmaceutical Calculations


Pharmacy Law and Ethics


• Familiar with Gas Chromatography, HPLC, Atomic Absorption, UV-VIS

• Familiar with Acids-Base Chemistry and Buffers

• Knowledge of GMPs in manufacturing pharmaceuticals

• Knowledge of equipment used in manufacturing pharmaceuticals

• Knowledge of drug names brand/generic, indications, and adverse effects

Pharmacy Skills:

• Familiar with PDX and RX2000 pharmacy computer systems

• Pharmaceutical calculations

Computer Skills:

• Proficient in using Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Medline, and Ovid


• Bilingual: English, Chinese (conversational Cantonese)

Hospital Pharmacy Experience:

Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 7/2007 – Present

• Prepared IV’s, filled and delivered inpatient medications

• Compounded pharmaceutical preparations

• Maintained and managed Accudose machines’ inventory at nurses’ stations

• Maintained and managed IV room inventory

Brandywine Hospital, Coatesville, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 5/2005 – 8/2005

• Prepared IV’s and total parenteral nutrition, filled and delivered inpatient medications, and delivered anesthesia kits for post-anesthesia care unit

• Compounded pharmaceutical preparations

• Monitored PCA (Patient-Controlled Analgesia) levels

• Maintained and managed crash cart and Pixys machines’ inventory at nurses’ stations

Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital, Malvern, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 8/2001 – 1/2002

• Handled inpatient prescriptions orders

• Maintained Accudose inventory at nurses’ stations

• Managed narcotic inventory on a weekly bases

• Organized patient information

Pharmacy Experience:

CVS/Pharmacy, West Chester, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 4/2007 - Present

• Filled prescriptions

• Customer service ranging from answering telephone calls and completing customer transactions

• Managed and maintained drug inventory

Drug Emporium, Frazer, PA

Pharmacy Intern, 9/2002 – 9/2003

• Counseled patients under pharmacist supervision

• Filled and compounded prescriptions

• Advised patients on appropriate choice and use of over the counter products

• Trained new associates

• Managed and maintained drug inventory

Phar-Mor, Downingtown, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 6/2002 – 8/2002

• Advised patients on appropriate choice and use of over the counter products

• Customer service ranging from answering telephone calls and completing customer transactions

• Managed and maintained drug inventory

Eckerd, Exton, PA

Pharmacy Technician, 6/2000 – 8/2000

• Answered customer inquiries about merchandise

• Filled and compounded prescriptions

• Managed and maintained drug inventory

Additional Experience:

China King Chinese Restaurant Exton, PA

Assistant Manager 4/2006 – Present

Waitress/Cashier 12/1997 - 8/2005

• Oversee normal restaurant operations

• Handle customer service issues

• Answer telephones

• Operate cash register

• Packed food orders

• Serve tables when needed

Hunan Chinese Restaurant West Chester, PA

Cashier/Hostess 9/1996 – 6/1997

• Answered telephones

• Handled customer service issues

• Operated cash register

Community Activities:

Chester County Hospital

Laboratory Volunteer 6/2007 - 8/2007

• Entered physician information into hospital database

Susan G. Komen Foundation’s Race for the Cure, Philadelphia, PA 5/2006

Awards and Achievements:

USP Merit Scholarship


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