To become actively involved in the clinical research field
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1997 - 2001 American University of Beirut Beirut, Lebanon
Bachelor of Sciences
Major in Biology
1994 - 1997 College Louise Wegmann Joura, Lebanon
French and Lebanese Baccalaureate
Scientific option, concentration in biology
Diploma from the Academy of Aix-Marseille
2008-Present Dr. Samira Sahyoun clinics Sin El-fil, Lebanon
Outpatient Clinic Practice
Assisted in the management and follow up of pediatric outpatient cases.
Administered most type of vaccines, and maintained proper scheduling.
2007-2008 Saint Georges Hospital Ashrafieh, Lebanon
Resident in Pediatrics
Rotated at Floor, Clinics and ICU.
Responsible for patients’ in-hospital management, care, and follow-up.
Ensured night duties and acted as sole reference.
Attended and prepared conferences on various topics ( Journal club).
Attended and successfully completed a Pediatric CPR course.
Undertook ambulatory care for critical outside patients (within Lebanon and Syria).
2007-2008 Trad Hospital Hamra, Lebanon
Resident in Pediatrics
Ensured night duties and acted as sole reference at the pediatric ER.
Summer 2001 Haroun Hospital Zalka, Lebanon
Assisted in the preparation of medical supplies to patients.
Distributed medications according to patients' needs.
Acquired training in different departments (Kitchen, Pharmacy, Technical laboratories, Administration).
Summer 2000 Private individual Baabdat, Lebanon
Translated 3 mathematics manuals written by Dr. Elie Sawaya (PhD.) for secondary students, from English to French.
Helped the professor in proofreading the final draft.
Received positive verbal feedback from my supervisor.
Summer 1999 Insulco Enerman Co. Jdeideh, Lebanon
Assumed complete responsibility of the organization of the company's resource bookshelf.
Developed and maintained a spreadsheet to keep track of the brochures and books of the company.
RESEARCH:Reading and Research:
Participated in the academic year 2006-2007 in a research project "The Changes in Hospital Admissions in the Psychiatric Ward According to Seasonal Changes" supervised by Professor Elie Karam. I was encharged of: Medical chart review of patient admitted to the Psychiatry ward between 1991 and 2000, Data collection and Data entry. The article is still not published.
Participated as a clinical sub-investigator in a clinical trial "Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics and Immunogenicity of MEDI-524, a Humanized Enhanced Potency Monoclonal Antibody Against RSV, in Children with Hemodynamically Significant Congenital Heart Disease", supervised by Prof. Robert Sacy, from January till September 2008. I was encharged of the following responsibilities:
Patient follow up for Safety ( weekly Phone calls, monthly meetings)
Serious Adverse Event/Adverse Event reporting
Capable of efficient planning, organization and time management.
Quick learner, creative, adaptable, responsible and capable of working under minimal supervision.
Developed problem-solving strategies throughout my education.
Familiar with the use of Microsoft Office and Internet applications.
Certificate in First Aid from Lebanese Red Cross (December 2004)
Fluent in written and verbal Arabic, French and English
INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES
Social activities: Active member of “CHildren AgaiNst CancEr” (CHANCE) association.
Sports and outdoor activities: Salsa Dance, Ballet Jazz, Aerobic, Swimming, and Jogging.
**Available upon request**