Education: Cornell University
Undergrad Major: B.S. in Biological Sciences and in Nutrition
Awards & Honors: Massachusetts State Science and Engineering Fair 1st place recipient, Numerous Speech and Debate Finalist Awards in Extemporaneous and Group Discussion, Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association - New England High School Scholarship award, National Society of High School Scholars
Interests & Activities: Class President, Class Council, Speech and Debate, Varsity Rowing, Orchestra (Violin), Community Harvest (local food drive) volunteer, Habitat for Humanity Volunteer
SAT Scores: 780 Math, 740 Critical Reading, 760 Writing
SAT Subject Tests: 800 Math Level 2, 770 Biology M
Other Awards: Cornell Woodford Speaking Contest Finalist (3rd place in a persuasive speaking contest with 165 contestants), Floyd and Gerry Collins Excellence in Teaching Award (overall excellence in teaching Biochemistry as seen by the professor, senior instructors, fellow instructors, and students in the course)
Other Interests & Activities: At Cornell University, I was involved in Cornell University Emergency Medical Services as a volunteer EMT, CPR instructor, Head Teaching Assistant for Individualized Biochemistry, Teaching Assistant for Nutrition, Health and Society, Tutor for the Office of Academic Diversity and Initiatives, Senior Study Group Leader for Intro to Physiology, Cornell Undergraduate Biology Student Advisor and an ambassador for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Since graduating, I have worked as a medical assistant for an NYC-based private practice and worked part-time as a clinical trials and regulatory affairs specialist for a pharmaceutical company.
Location: Cornell University