Redlands, CA, 92869
Joined on July, 2014
Weekdays after 5PM
Up to 20 minutes away at my regular hourly rate
EducationUniversity Nebraska Omaha B.A. Psychobiology and Chemistry Minor
3.7 Psychology major GPA
Cumulative 3.4 GPA
I am currently a Medical QA Specialist analyzing medical reports across all medical specialties for veteran disability benefits for the VA.
ExperienceOrganic Chemistry 1,2; General Chemistry 1,2; General Biology 1,2; Physics 1,2; Biochemistry of Metabolism;
3445 E White Chapel Ct Unit F
Orange, CA 92869
Objective Obtain employment.
Computer and Networking Experience
2001-2003 Creighton University Omaha, NE
∙ Build and troubleshoot PC’s for Kiewit and Swanson Hall Dormitory Residents
∙ Troubleshooting and diagnosing network disconnects and anomalies for Creighton University Dormitory Residents
2007-2008 UNMC Omaha, NE
∙ Collected data and managed the Fluoroscopy Research Database for the Joint Cardiovascular Research Laboratory surgical procedures
∙ Drafted grant allocation documents for laboratory equipment and future projects.
˙ Maintained and collected data for myocardial infarction procedures
˙ Maintained and operated the GE DCR-500 Cardiac Review Station for angiography during surgical procedures.
˙ Operated the Cardiac Medical systems OEM mobile C-Arm series 9800 during cardiovascular procedures.
˙ Calibrated the Honeywell E for M simultrace recorders VR-12 Model pressure amplifiers prior to cardiovascular procedures.
˙ Calibrated pressure transducers for intravenous delivery during surgical procedures.
˙ Operated and maintained the ultrasound imaging database for the Phillips Ultrasound IE33 Machine
2008-2009 Immanuel Medical Center Omaha, NE
∙ Utilized Alegent Health System’s Soarian Active Directory to chart daily patient information.
∙ Created new forms to facilitate the documentation of daily patient behaviors and significant events at the Child/Adolescent Psychiatry ward.
∙ Served occasionally as a preceptor for nursing students during clinical rotations at the Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Ward.
∙ Troubleshooted and diagnosed staff laptops utilized for patient charting.
Experience November 2012-May 2013 VA Clinical Research Unit
Clinical Research Associate
Accurate entry of research information into electronic format determined by the research sponsor or the physician
General office responsibilities including scanning documents, answering phones, setting appointments, and electronic file maintenance
Prepare blood and urine for shipment ensuring that the correct laboratory testing is performed
Work with the research sponsors to ensure accurate transmittal of required data
Train sponsor auditors, medical residents, and medical fellows about the electronic medical records database in order to utilize the system during clinic operation
maintain or procure laboratory equipment.
Conduct therapeutic clinical trials for diabetic patients by adhering to sponsor protocols, government ethical and safety regulations, and Institutional Review Board protocols in order to promote good clinical practices.
Serve as a study site representative to address any anomalies or discrepancies during pharmaceutical sponsor audits and monitor examinations.
Work on NIH grant funded research studying the effects of Vitamin D on T2DM
Work on a Liraglutide Phase III FDA clinical trial focusing on cardiovascular outcomes
May 2009-October 2010 Creighton Diabetes Center Omaha, NE
Clinical Research Coordinator/IT Manager
▪ Validate all clinical software, network devices, and peripheral devices to ensure network stability and regulatory compliance.
∙ Work with patients to gather research-related medical information including performing procedures such as blood draws and EKG’s for laboratory and medical analysis.
▪ Trains new IT staff by orienting them to daily clinical operations, data management and redundancy
▪ Interview prospective research assistants and IT personnel
▪ Regulate the Active Directory Account Manager enabling new users and disabling new users to the network
∙ Work with the research sponsors to ensure accurate transmittal of required data
▪ Train sponsor auditors, medical residents, and medical fellows about the electronic medical records database in order to utilize the system during clinic operation
∙ Accurate entry of research information into electronic format determined by the research sponsor or the physician
∙ General office responsibilities including scanning documents, answering phones, setting appointments, and electronic file maintenance
∙ Prepare blood and urine for shipment ensuring that the correct laboratory testing is performed
∙ Work on PDF-based, tablet-based computer electronic medical record grant
∙ Maintain, manage, and provide data management troubleshooting support for the network server systems at the Creighton Diabetes Center
∙ Provide documentation to ensure that the electronic medical records systems including internal servers and all other peripheral devices are FDA 21 CFR Part 11 Compliant
▪ Troubleshoot and document anomalies that affect network system stability
▪ Provide computer support to ensure data capture and restoration to clinical staff
▪ Provide, maintain, and monitor electronic system security for system stability as well as patient confidentiality.
▪ Order system network, office, laboratory, and clinic supplies.
▪ Coordinate with hospital maintenance and engineering in order to maintain or procure laboratory equipment.
▪ Conduct therapeutic clinical trials for diabetic patients by adhering to sponsor protocols, government ethical and safety regulations, and Institutional Review Board protocols in order to promote good clinical practices.
▪ Serve as a study site representative to address any anomalies or discrepancies during pharmaceutical sponsor audits and monitor examinations.
▪ Check in patients for clinic visits including obtaining medical records, medical history, current list of medications, obtaining vitals, going through review of systems, and executing physician orders.
▪ Running laboratory tests for patient urine and blood samples including pregnancy tests, urinary micro albumin tests, Hemoglobin A1c, blood glucose readings, and lipid panels.
· Draft standard operating procedures for clinical and non-clinical staff daily duties
2008-2009 Immanuel Medical Center Omaha, NE
Behavioral Technician I
▪ Trains and orients new employees to the unit policies and regulations.
∙ Assists patients in the development of individuality and appropriate methods of self-expression through promoting an environment in which the patient can problem-solve and test out new behaviors.
∙ Assists the patient in acknowledging and accepting responsibility for psychological and behavioral patterns through providing feedback and positive reinforcement, consistently applying program rights, regulations, behavior modification program, and communicating in an appropriate manner with the patient.
∙ Participates in admission procedures, orients patient and family to unit and program.
∙ Provides appropriate emergency care and maintains a safe environment
2007-2008 University Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE
∙ Assisted in blood clotting research in pig and dog models.
∙ Take notes and prepare for acute myocardial infarction procedures
∙ Facilitates laboratory cleanliness
2006-2007 Creighton University Omaha, NE
Aided in training Creighton University medical students in patient interaction
2003-2004 Dillards Inc Omaha, NE
Provided guests with excellent customer service in the Men’s Accessories Area
Fitted and sold men’s suits
Stocked clothing and acted as a cashier
2003-2004 Sodexho Food Services Omaha, NE
Setup for Creighton University Student Center events
Served beverages and meals for special events
2002 Jade Inn Chinese Restaurant Highland, CA Highland, CA
Served beverages and food
Stocked supplies and cleared tables
Served as cashier
Education 1997-2001 Arrowhead Christian Academy Redlands, CA
High School Diploma
2001-2003 Creighton University Omaha, NE
∙ Undecided Major
2003-2004 Metropolitan Community College Omaha, NE
∙ Psychology Major
2004-2007 University Nebraska Omaha Omaha, NE
˙ Bachelors of Arts in Psychology with minors in Chemistry and Biology
2010-2011 Ross University School of Medicine Miami,FL
Medical Review Program Miami, FL
2013-2014 Midwestern University M.A. Biomedical Sciences Glendale, AZ
Interests ∙ Attend the gym frequently to maintain adequate physical fitness; tennis; basketball; reader of J.R.R. Tolkien, J.K. Rowling, C.S. Lewis, Dan Brown; Building, diagnosing, and troubleshooting PC’s.
Awards 2005 University Nebraska at Omaha Omaha, NE
Psi Chi National Honor Society for Psychology Majors
3.7 Psychology Major GPA
Volunteer Work 2005-2012 Child Saving Institute Omaha, NE
Mentor for the SAFE PROGRAM
∙ Provided emotional, academic, and social support to clients.
∙ Served as an arbiter between child and parental conflicts
2001 Students International Antigua, Guatemala
- 2 week missions trip to Antigua Guatemala working in a school for handicapped children.
2009 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Omaha, NE
Medical QA specialist
QTC Management, A Lockheed Martin Company
Analyze Medical reports for Veteran disability benefit medical evaluations
References John Lof M.S. Research Specialist UNMC
(402) 707-2703 Omaha, NE
Elizabeth Stolze M.S. Research Technician UNMC
(402)680-4693 Omaha, NE
Linda Cummings R.N., B.S.N. Unit Nurse Immanuel Medical Center
(402)334-0475 Omaha, NE
Ruth Hamberger R.N., B.S.N. Unit Nurse Immanuel Medical Center
(402)547-1937 Omaha, NE
Carol Stark R.N. Unit Nurse Immanuel Medical Center
(402)720-4353 Omaha, NE
Marc Rendell M.D. Creighton Diabetes Center Director
(402)280-4319 Omaha, NE
Mahesh Thevarailla-Pillai B.S., M.P.H Quintiles Site Startup Specialist
(402)212-6921 Omaha, NE
Megan S. Hollibaugh B.S. Omaha VA Clinical Research Unit Manager
402-660-2072 Omaha, NES
HobbiesLord of the Rings, Harry Potter Series, The Hobbit, Game of Thrones, Tennis, weightlifting, Soccer
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