Knowledgeable and passionate clinical research professional with 10 years combined experience in microbiology,
quality assurance and medical device reporting. Adept at facilitating clinical study start-up to closure. Accurate and
reliable in data collection and interpretation.
George Washington UniversityMaster of Public HealthWashington DCProgram Planning and Evaluation,
Walden UniversityMaster of Public HealthMinneapolis, MNPublic Health-General
University of Arkansas at Pine BluffBachelor of Science: BiologyPine Bluff, ARBiology
St. Jude Medical IncJuly 2012 to CurrentMedical Device Reporting Specialist II Plano, TX
Determining the reportable status of complaints for post-market neuro-modulation and cardio-monitoring devices Classifying reportable complaints as adverse events or device malfunctions Project manager for post-market surveillance: cardio-pulmonary monitoring Training Medical Device Reporting Team on Quality Systems database Training new employees on Medical Device Reporting processes.
Dymatize Enterprises, LLCMay 2012 to July 2012Farmers Branch, TX
Managed the processes for the approval and release of products based on respective product specifications for.
nutritional supplements and procedures.
Conducted quality system process documentation.
Performed data entry/review and reporting of data integrity.
April 2012 to May 2012Document Reviewer Fort Worth, TX
Conducted internal audits to ensure proper documentation of calibration and equipment maintenance.
Presented findings of internal audits to senior management which prompted corrective actions as applicable to.
ensure compliance with good manufacturing practices, standard operation procedures and federal regulations.
Reliance Clinical Testing Services, IncMarch 2008 to September 2011Irving, TX
Reviewed study protocols and study binders (Informed Consents, Recruitment Screeners, Data Sheets, Randomization) prior to study start to ensure compliance with good clinical practices, standard operating procedures and federal guidelines Oversaw clinical staff during operations and reported quality and accuracy of study processes Conducted internal audits to ensure data integrity Archived study documents to ensure compliance with federal regulations Maintained calibration of study instruments Reviewed accuracy of statistical analysis extracted from study data Created Standard Operating Procedures for departments throughout the company.
Rockwell Medical Technologies, IncOctober 2007 to March 2008Laboratory Associate Grapevine, TX
Conducted purity testing for raw materials used in the creation of dialysate Performed qualitative and quantitative analysis on dialysate to ensure the dialysate met manufacturer specifications Maintained glassware necessary for reagent preparation and waste disposal Performed pH/conductivity analysis, IR Spectroscopy, acid titration and electrolyte analysis.
University of Texas at Southwestern Medical CenterFebruary 2006 to July 2007Research Technician II Dallas, TX
Assisted in vaccine research for Francisella Tularemia Performed data collection of research methods and findings Executed Biological testing procedures such as: sterile technique, SDS-PAGE, Western Blot analysis, bacterial transformations, restriction enzyme analysis, subcutaneous rodent injections, cell cultures, and sucrose gradients.
Arkansas Children's HospitalJuly 2005 to January 2006Respiratory Technician Little Rock, AR
Performed electrocardiograms on patient's as needed.
Maintained medical equipment and circuitry used in the delivery of respiratory care as prescribed in.
accordance with established department/hospital policies and procedures.
acid, calibration, oral, data analysis, data collection, data entry, database, delivery, documentation, equipment maintenance, senior management, injections, internal audits, Team Leader, market, materials, PAGE, policies, processes, Program Planning and Evaluation, protocols, Quality, quantitative analysis, Recruitment, reporting, Research, statistical analysis, time management, Trainer, vaccine, written communication skills