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This Resumé was last modified: October th, PERSONAL INFORMATION
PHONE: EMAIL: ADDRESS: Downey Avenue CITY: Riverview PROVINCE: New Brunswick POSTAL: EB W TWITTER: @viveternal LINKEDIN PROFILE:
RECENT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE May to Business Development Specialist Present RapidMind Solutions Moncton New Brunswick As a business development specialist for this small company, I sell the time of RapidMind&;s developers for SharePoint development on a contract basis. This work is done remotely and during the summer I averaged hrs/wk and now I average hrs/wk. Sep to Aug Research Intern Dr Khashayar Ghandi Sackville New Brunswick In this position I was actively involved in helping research assistants, as well as Dr Ghandi, in performing research related to applying nanotechnology to photodynamic therapy; a novel technique for the treatment of cancer. In this capacity I worked part time for approximately hours/week. Scientific Mentorship Program Participant Under Dr Stephen Lewis Atlantic Cancer Research Institute Moncton New Brunswick Interactive mentorship at this institute includes activities such as DNA extraction, cloning, and synthesis. This has been supplemented by training with using lab machines and reviewing cancer theory. Cumulative time spent at the institute has been roughly hours. Research Intern Dr Andrew Grant Sackville New Brunswick In this position I was responsible for working directly with Dr Grant with the hopes to be able to generate novel chemical agents capable of acting as antibiotics as well as novel drugs capable of acting against HIV. In this capacity I worked part time for approximately hours/week.
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AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS McMaster President&;s Scholarship Recipient Cooperators Achievement Scholarship Recipient John Peters Humphrey Model United Nations Honorable Mention Loran Award New Brunswick Provincial SemiFinalist Shad Cup rd Place for Website and nd Place for Application of Theme Shad UBC Leader of Campus Winning Project Group Riverview High School Royal Commendation for Excellence in Modern History SanofiAventis BioTalent Challenge New Brunswick th Place Junior Star of New Brunswick&;s IT Sector Wilfred Laurier University Stock Market Competition Eastern Canada Regional Winner SanofiAventis BioTalent Challenge New Brunswick nd Place VOLUNTEER AND LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE SanofiAventis BioTalent Challenge Scientific Research A competition for biotechnological research projects by high school students across the country. My research has included developing novel antibiotics, AIDS medications and cancer treatments. Shad Valley University of British Columbia Project and Research in Motion Shad Cup A project to create product and a business plan for the sale of said product. The Shad Cup was an extension of this project in which business plans competed with each other. CoFounder of Viveternal formerly known as INH Technologies Responsible for coordinating all the aspects of incorporation for this product design firm. This firm will feature products that improve the quality of life of the Baby Boomers as they age. Junior Team Canada Youth Ambassador with Global Vision An organization wherein youth discover and promote Canadian products and initiatives on an international level. This summer I went to Indonesia and Malaysia for this very purpose. Riverview High School Grad Class Executive A group of five th graders that organizes grad events, grad clothing, grad fees and more. The group was chosen through an election involving the entire graduating class. Riverview Mayor&;s Youth Advisory Council A council of Middle and High School students that meets regularly to discuss the needs of youth in the community. We then take it upon ourselves to make those needs known to the municipal government and create initiatives. Engagement Committee Member and Summit Participant for New Brunswick Youth Strategy An organization that seeks to change youth systems in New Brunswick. A "for and by youth" method is used to ensure that youth approve of the recommendations. Peer tutoring Informally tutored students in courses that I have completed coordinated by the guidance councilor, with specialization in English, Math and Science.
School Coordinator for Help Heat Harvest House Fundraiser A fundraiser to raise money to heat a local homeless shelter in Moncton during the winter. I personally took it the extra mile by spending hours outside in a cardboard box in the middle of December to raise more money. World Vision Hour Famine and Compassion of Canada Fundraisers The hour famine is a fundraiser where participants get donations to go hours without food. Compassion of Canada fundraisers were generally penny drives for the purpose of sponsoring a child in a less fortunate country.