EDUCATION:

2006
George Mason University in Collaboration with George Washington University MSN, Adult Nurse Practitioner Fairfax, VA

Experience

July 2013 To

Current

Cottage Hospital Internal Medicine

Adult Nurse Practitioner

 

Work in the Rural Health Internal Medicine Clinic. Responsibilities include managing a multitude of chronic and acute conditions for a broad spectrum of adult patients. Also performing small office based procedures to include joint injections, I&D’s, suturing, shave biopsy.

February 2009 to May 2013  Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC

                  Adult Nurse Practitioner

Worked at the Duke Pulmonology Sleep Apnea Clinic under the supervision of Ambrose Chiang, MD. Responsibilities include assessment of patients, coordination of care, prescribing medications and therapies as needed, ordering diagnostic testing, and sleep study interpretation. Manage various diagnoses to include sleep apnea, insomnia, restless legs syndrome, COPD, asthma, allergic rhinitis and more.

 

January 2007 to February 2009  UNC Healthcare Chapel Hill, NC

                 Adult Nurse Practitioner

Worked in the multiple sclerosis center under the supervision of Silva Markovic-Plese, MD. Responsibilities include assessment of patients , coordination of care, prescribing medications and therapies as needed, ordering diagnostic testing and performing lumbar punctures. Also involved as a co-investigator for several clinical trials and have served as interim study coordinator for these trials.

January 2004 to August 2006

Prince William Hospital, Manassas, VA
RN II, Med/Surg

Fulfill role of charge nurse on 32 bed unit. Advocate for and educate patients and families on their health care. Develop and maintain care plans. Perform frequent patient evaluations, including monitoring and tracking vital signs, performing procedures such as phlebotomy and administering medications. Have extensive knowledge of medical equipment and procedures.