What leadership roles or volunteer experiences have been important to you during your time at Maryland?
-- National Institutes of Health; Summer Intern (2008)
-- American Medical Student Association (Freshman year, 2008 - present): Advocacy and activism group for patients and physicians Improving healthcare, advancing medical education and the medical profession
-- Chemistry tutoring (Freshman year, 2008 - present)
-- Pre-Medical Society (Freshman year, 2008-present) Community service
-- National Institutes of Health; Summer Intern (2007): Worked in Laboratory of Diagnostic Radiology Research at the Clinical Center. Did immunohistochemistry, staining slide-mounted tissue for bradykinin receptors. Created and presented a poster project explaining research.
-- CVS/Pharmacy; Cashier (2006): Duties included mostly cashier work. Involved work and interaction with others and responsibility
-- Hospital Volunteering Mother/Baby Department; Volunteer (2004 -present, now during summers only): Volunteered at the hospital for a few years and have completed a few hundred hours of community service Duties include discharges, making beds and other errands, as well as medicine and supply delivery Interaction with the patients and the nurses.
-- Rockville Arts Place art camp; Counselor (2005): Mentored children as they learned different art skills such as drawing, painting, clay animation and ceramics. Interaction and working with both children and adults.