Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
New York, NY
Every great dream begins with a dreamer.
"Some things can't be seen with the naked eye. Some things can only be seen with a microscope. I see my dreams this way." - Raven Profit
I am interested in utilizing medicine and research to spearhead change in health outcomes.
My dream job would be a position that encompasses challenge, presents the opportunity to exercise my creativity and allows me to impact people's lives on a mass scale.
Sage College Premedical Post Baccalaureate Scholar
Completed required and fundamental science courses for medical school entry. I also participated in research courses and facilitated potential research studies designed to increase an understanding in various aspects of data collection and interpretation of findings as it relates to health.
The Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities
Graduate Research Assistant
May 2015 — Present
I have a passion for and assist underserved communities to promote health equity through research efforts, community involvement and partnering with community groups to identify their health concerns and sources of disparity. Through the utilization of data, key health resources can be used to improve key health messaging, program planning and health information dissemination.
University at Albany
Bachelors of Arts and Science B.A.S
While at the University at Albany, I studied the fundamentals of medical Spanish terminology abroad in Santiago, Chile. The experience in itself was enlightening and extended the opportunity to learn how another country practices medicine. I am the recipient of the Spellman Achievement Award, Tendaji Award and the University at Albany's Women's Studies award.
IYLA Conference, United Nations
I was selected to serve as a delegate to the 8th International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA).
Consultant, ICF International, Inc.
On May 28th 2015, I was invited to attend a convening at the White House in my role as a young adult consultant with ICF International Inc. in Collaboration with the Federal Children’s Bureau to provide feedback around the topic of normalcy and adolescent brain development. I've always been fascinated with the brain and how it works after my mom was diagnosed with a severe and debilitating mental illness.