Dr.PurpleGeisha

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Application Cycles: 7/20/2011
Demographics: Female, 29, African
Home State: New York
Last Activity Date: 8/1/2014

Undergraduate College: SUNY Brockport
Undergraduate Area of Study: Biological/Life Sciences

MCAT: BS 12, PS 12, VR 10, M
Overall GPA: 3.27
Science GPA: 3.04

Brief Profile:
*Non-Traditional/DO Applicant*


Work Experience:
*Worked as a Medical Sterilization Laboratory Technician at a Quality Assurance Company
*Worked as an Analytical Chemist at a Pharmaceutical Company
*Teacher for 5 weeks at "No Child Left Behind" Freedom School
*Worked as a Specimen Processing Technician at a Medical Laboratory
*Worked as a Pharmacy Technician at a grocery store

Clinical Experience:
*Worked full time at University of Rochester-Wilmot Cancer Center as a Technical Associate II Clinical Trials/Lymphoma Clinical Trials, tons of patient, doctor, and treatment plan exposure.
*Cared for dying grandfather who had Legherig's disease.
*Attend Doctor Lymphoma clinic meetings.
*Volunteered at Hospital

Research:
*Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Photodynamic Therapy Department

Shadowing:
*Shadowed a D.O. doctor

Extracurricular/Community Service:
*Silver Blood Donor
*Was a subject in the HIV vaccine reseach study (no real virus given)
*Volunteered in the hospital, ER department
*Participated in Christmas Charity Drive at the Cancer Center for Patients who cannot afford christmas gifts
*Knit scarves for cancer patients
*Knit blanket swatches for Japan Earthquake Relief
*Taught the digestitive system to kids at science fair
*Tutored introductory Japanese, Biology, and Precalculus.
*Gave a small lecture to underrepresented minorities at a community college and local HS, encouraging them to participate in the sciences
*Organized breakfast with Santa for kids
-School clubs:
Biology Club
Campus Activities Board
Philosophy Club
Black Students' Union

-Church:
Breakfast ministry for homeless
Gave clothes to homeless, clothes closet ministry
Decoration committee
Usher committee
Nursery ministry
Organized young adult ministry

Awards:
SMART Grant
Akoma Scholarship
MCC Scholarship
Deans List with Honors
Tri Beta National Biological Honor Society

Certification:
HSPP certification

AMCAS submitted: 7/20/2011

Applied, Rejected

Applied, Withdrew

Michigan State University (DO) - "No longer interested."
Touro University - Harlem - "Their secondary is $200, more than my telephone bill, car note, and electricity, :p hehe. I am broke..."

Application Complete

Application Complete, Rejected

UMDNJ - New Jersey - "A rejection letter, was long overdue. I received it when school started for them! XD"
Nova Southeastern University - "Their secondary wasn't really a "secondary-like" application. More like an application for additiona..."

Application Complete, Withdrew

Invited for Interview, Withdrew

Pikeville College - "Ran out of money this point! :P LOL!!!!! I took a visit down that area. Did not feel it, no longe..."

Attended Interview, Waitlisted

Ohio University - "Waitlisted, oh well!"

Accepted

University of Connecticut - "I didn't get in 2011, but was accepted in 2012. I am in my first year in medical school and I am lov..."
University of New England - "You need an 18M MCAT and a 2.75 sci GPA. I wanted to go here, but I changed my mind."

Summary of Application Experience

William Carey is not on the list so I've applied there too. I am officially broke :p. No matter, Lord Jesus Christ is on my side. No worries or doubt here~<3

10/16/11-Applied to 15 schools: $623
11/02/11-Verified
11/19/11-Completed secondaries: $435