Committed and energetic second year, Doctor of Dental Surgery candidate. Dedicated to research in order to revolutionize the way we view dentistry. Enthusiastic about life and helping people along the way.
Doctor of Dental Surgery: DentistryMeharry Medical College2019Nashville, TN, USA
Bachelor of Science: BiologyUniversity of North Carolina at Greensboro2015Greensboro, NC, USA
Meharry Medical College-IPV Research (7/15/16-present); Mentor Dr. Leslie Halpern: Purpose of
study is looking at the correlation between Intimate Partner Violence and the
chance of developing cardiovascular disease which can change the way we view dentistry.
Meharry Medical College-YWCA Research (1/20/17-present); Mentor Dr. Janet Southerland: Purpose of study is investigating and conducting surveys on abused women victims to understand what occurs at a physical and mental level. Thus, providing more power to the Intimate Partner Violence study.
Research (8/13-5/14); Mentor: Dr. Shallhorn
Purpose of study is analyzing TSST procedure on students on how stress adds to
cortisol levels in participates, therefore decreasing cognition.
CEDS Tutor-Meharry Medical College Nashville, TNMeharry Medical College/Jan 2016 to CurrentCurrently tutor at Meharry Medical College.
Where I tutor first year medical and dental student in gross anatomy.
President of the OMS Club Nashville, TNMay 2017 to CurrentServed as a President for Oral Maxillofacial Surgery club at Meharry Medical College (MMC)
SNDA President Elect Nashville, TNMeharry Medical College/Jan 2017 to CurrentResponsible for leading, organizing, and mentoring the students of Meharry SNDA chapter.
ASDA Pre-dental chair Nashville, TNMeharry Medical College/Jul 2016 to Jun 2017Helped undergraduate students on their journey
into dental school. Greatest achievement
was hosting meet and greet as a first year student. Which was enjoyable because I just completed my first couple months as a dental student.
National SNDA Delegate for Meharry Nashville, TNMeharry Medical College/Jun 2016 to CurrentIn charge of collecting information and handling logistics regarding my chapter Meharry Medical College SNDA and delivering that information to the national SNDA board committee.
Intern Greensboro, NCThe Oral Surgery Institute/Aug 2013 to Jun 2014As an intern, I assisted in the operatoring rooms with Dr. Christopher Durham as well as providing general consults to patients
Presenter Nashville, TNMeharry Medical College/Mar 2016 to Mar 2016
Oral presentation given to Faculty and Students
on free radicals causes tissue damage and how saliva an antioxidant can be used
as a measure to check levels of free radicals associated with disease.
The Shirley I. Parris Endowed Scholarship Fall 2017
Faculty awarded scholarship based on student that showcases good quality of a future dentist.
The William R. Yee, D.D.S. Endowed Scholarship Fall 2017
Awarded to student of good merit.
Devail Wyatt Scholar
Awarded to student that exemplify excellence, leadership,
and diligence through academics and dedication to the community.
Greensboro Medical Society
Awarded to student from Greensboro pursuing dentistry
showcasing, leadership, and ability to advance the field of dentistry.
Mission trip (12/20/16-1/3/17) Visited Nigeria on medical and dental
mission trip where I educated Nigerians on dental hygiene and prescription drugs.
Medical College Heart to give (2016-present) Led this event where we collaborated with Second Harvest Food Bank packaging food items to be shipped to the homeless community of Nashville, TN.
Mid-South Mission of Mercy (2/11/17) Provided dental treatment to the disadvantage community of Memphis, TN.
National Dental Association (2015-presnt)
Student Dental Association (2015-present)