I am pursuing a career in medicine that will allow me to apply my core
values of compassion, dedication, integrity, and service to my patients
and my practice. By following these core values, I hope to not only heal
the present ailments of the people I serve, but improve their overall
quality of life. I am currently seeking a position opportunity in the
outpatient clinical setting that will allow me to fulfill this mission.
Code White Medical Director. June 2015-present. Reviewing and refining
Code White and Code Blue procedures and policies in the hospital to reduce
morbidity and mortality from such unexpected events.
Medical Ethics Committee Member. June 2014-present. Actively assisting
other medical providers, patients, and families with end of life care
decisions in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.
Physician Assistant Preceptor. October 2013-present. Overseeing the education
and progression of the physician assistant students as they rotate with
the Internal Medicine Clinic.
Standard of Care Case Reviewer. September 2013-present. Providing detailed
case by case reviews regarding patient management and standard of care
practices. Submitting recommendations designed to improve facility, management,
and standard of care practices.
CLINICAL RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Principle Investigator. July 2015-present. UC Davis Preempt Study, satellite
clinic. Researched the effectiveness of a phone application as a potential
tool to assist in pain management.
Lead Clinical Practitioner. October 2013-present. Duke Genetic Research
Study. Provided information to the patients regarding their genetic risk
for heart disease and diabetes in order to assess the benefits of early
management versus early lifestyle modifications on outcome.
Clinical Practitioner. January 2012. Participated in a retrospective study
regarding kidney disease progression in diabetics and possible correlation
with increased frequency to hospital admissions.