I thoroughly enjoy the didactic process. With more than 4 years of tutoring at the individual and group level, I possess ample experience with different learning styles and have accumulated diverse didactic techniques to help achieve maximum retention. I have experience with most science and math topics, particularly with biology, general/organic chemistry and physiology. I have tutored along an ample age spectrum which allows me to quickly identify the technical level at which the pupil resi... [more]
I have experience as a Physician, a chemistry major, and over 10 years of experience as a tutor.
Native speaker - completion of undergraduate degree at a Hispanoamerican Institution
As Harvard Medical School Graduate, I have been subjected to the rigorous selection processes used by schools in order to select applicants for medical school. More often than not, first-hand know-how is the most valuable resource when choosing and being 9 in a competitive field of study. Being in the last stage of training, I can know offer an all-encompassing perspective that will allow my pupils to make strides in their journey and feel confident in their choices. I have been involved in Career Coaching for 7 years, specialize in scientific career development and will be able to offer insight at every level my student's development. In addition to having advised numerous students on an individual basis, I have been invited to give small career lectures in UPR Mayaguez campus and through numerous high schools in Puerto Rico. I also was in the organizing committee for Latino Medical Student Association Conference, which sought to increase the representation of underrepresented groups in Biomedicine through seminars and recruitment fairs. In our year, over 5000 attendees ranging from high school seniors to medical students, benefited from our offerings.
As part of my undergraduate coursework I took advance statistics with calculus. As part of my medical education, I took a course specifically dedicated to biostatistics. Currently, in my research endeavors, I use biostatistics frequently.
As part of my undergraduate coursework I took genetics proper and evolutionary genetics. I was a student tutor for the former. As part of my medical education, I took a course specifically dedicated to medical genetics. Since then, I have completed two board license examinations that have extensively covered this subject matter.
I took two organic chemistry courses during my undergraduate education. I have 4+ years of experience tutoring groups of up to 100 people in organic chemistry with much success as evidenced by improved scores. I also have experience at the individual level.
As part of my medical education, I took a course specifically dedicated to pharmacology. After this, during my clinical years I have been directly responsible for medication management in more than 1000 patients. During the clinical years I took numerous refresher workshops specifically directed toward organ systems (e.g. cardiovascular pharmacology). I have also completed 2 board license examinations that have extensively covered this subject matter.
As part of my medical education, I took a course specifically dedicated to nutrition. Since then, I have participated in numerous workshops during my clinical rotations. Additionally, I regularly explain nutrition topics to my patients which satisfactorily comprehend the issues at hand.