Recognizing and cultivating the potential of others.
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Mentor for the DC Health and Academic Prep Program, April- August 2017
Facilitated a 4-week immersive summer program to introduce a diverse group of DC high school students to professions in healthcare and public health. Continue to mentor 4 students as they move on to college.
Goal: Inspire minority DC students from underserved neighborhoods to pursue careers in healthcare and public health.
Developed and led the ‘Community Health Project’ module where students had to identify and research a public health need in their community and create a new program to address it.
Created curriculum for the sessions 'Healthcare around the world' and 'The future of healthcare.'
Nutrition Education Program Manager, January 2016 - May
Managed monthly programming to teach nutrition and exercise curriculum at DC Prep Middle School
Goal: Inspire healthy behaviors among middle school students.
Recruited, interviewed, trained and managed GW medical and public health graduate student program volunteers.
Helped volunteers plan their own lessons throughout the semester, incorporating their skills and interests.
Role: Teaching Assistant for the Biology Department, September 2011- May 2012
Course: First Year Seminar in Biology (Fall)
Led students in discussions of current biology research, potential careers and eased the incoming Freshman’s transition into the Georgetown biology major.
Course: Biological Chemistry (Spring)
Responsible for assisting students during weekly 3 hour lab exercises and grading all lab assignments.