Competent in research methodology and regulatory procedures for research studies, data management and analysis, study design and review
*Knowledge of epidemiological methods and in the fields of learning theory and community organization
*Proven skills in communication, networking, advocacy and negotiation.
*Working knowledge of the health care system, federal and State clinical reimbursement policies.
Public Health Surveillance
Medical Teamwork, Verbal and Written Communication Skills Attention to Detail, Infection Control
Health Promotion and Maintenance Creating a Safe, Effective Environment
Pain Management, Acute/Critical Care SAS, SPSS
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher.
Websites: Electronic Medical Systems, Success EHS (Electronic Health Record), Chemical Data Management System (CDMS) Label Database.
North Carolina Agromedicine InstituteMay 2017 to July 2017Intern Greenville, NC
Describe the implication of the 2017 EPA Revision of the WPS policy on pesticides.
Wrote an in-depth literature review by retrieving evidence through research findings, a public database from electronic sources to develop a concise literature review and survey.
Applying ethical principles in accessing, collecting, using, maintaining, and disseminating information for this project by completing a University & Medical Center Institutional Review Board (UMCIRB) application which was approved.
Collecting valid and reliable quantitative data through survey development, inputting information into Qualtrics, and dissemination of survey.
Analyzing data through SPSS and interpreting analysis and findings.
Creating a poster presentation for the project and presented it at Brody Medical School.
North Carolina Department of Health and Human ServiceNovember 2016 to CurrentAssistant Processor III Raleigh, NC
Communicate with crop specialists from North Carolina State University, Agricultural Extension Agencies to gather information on crops and obtain crop manuals.
chemical labels relative to the U.S Environmental Protection Agency's Workers Protective Standard Revisions (WPS).
Identifying pesticide chemicals that required respirators and other personal protective equipment (PPEs).
Creating a chemical database on excel using the chemical labels from pesticides.
Disseminate list through Ag Agency in NC, Arizona Agricultural Department, uploading it on the Agromedicine website and NC State.
Doctors Making HousecallsDecember 2014 to CurrentMedical Coding Compliance Auditor Durham, NC
Conducted routine internal audits of coded medical data and physician documentation.
Presented timely, relevant educational programs and training to health providers and coding staff regarding coding updates.
Monitored data quality by performing prospective reviews for accurate coding based on the Center for Medicare and Medicaid coding guidelines, standards and regulations.
Interprets applicable laws and regulations concerning public health guideline.
Knowledgeable in the International Classification of Diseases, Ninth and Tenth Edition (ICD-9 and ICD-10) codes.
Springs Learning CenterApril 2014 to December 2014Teacher Holly Springs, NC
Developed and implemented daily unit lesson plans for preschoolers.
Trained new employees on classroom routines, sanitization, emergency procedures and paperwork.
Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent student/teacher interaction.
Assessed and conducted developmentally appropriate activities, using different teaching techniques; modeling, observing, questioning, demonstrating and reinforcement.
Maintained discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
Brookdale Senior Living at Carolina HouseApril 2013 to March 2014Certified Nursing Assistant Greenville, NC
Helped patients by supporting personal hygiene and daily living needs; provided comfort, and vital sign monitoring.
Provided patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transported patients; reported observations of the patient to nursing supervisor.
Served and protected the senior living community by adhering to federal, state and local health care policies, procedures, and standards.
Documented actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
Education and Training
East Carolina UniversityDecember 2017Masters of Public HealthGreenville, NC
Brody School of MedicineDecember 2013Bachelor of Arts: PsychologyPsychology
East Carolina UniversityMultidisciplinary ScienceGreenville, NCMultidisciplinary Science
Activities and Honors
East Carolina Public Health Organization (PHO) January 2016-Present
North Carolina Public Health Association (NCPHA) January 2016-Present
North Carolina Public Health Association Young Professionals April 2017- Present
Sickle Cell Awareness Committee Member June 2016-Present
Agency, Attention to Detail, Behavioral Health, Biology, Biostatistics, Chemistry, concise, Critical Care, Data Management, Database, documentation, educational programs, Environmental Health, Environmental Protection, Epidemiology, forms, Health Promotion, ICD-10, ICD-9, Infection Control, internal audits, lesson plans, materials, Access, Excel, Microsoft Office, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word, modeling, Multi-tasking, Nursing, Pain Management, policies, coding, Public Health, quality, Research, SAS, SPSS, supervisor, teacher, teaching, Teamwork, website, Websites, Written Communication Skills