During high school, i volunteered extensively in the nurse's clinic; additionally volunteered in West Jersey Hospital.
In college, rather extensive:
Allegheny College Bonner Leader
-Leader of 5-6 college volunteers in the local nursing home (Wesbury United Methodist Nursing Home), where our duties were organizing adult programs (bingo games, cleaning outside, helped feed the incapacitated adult residents, etc)
-Coordinated the student staff with the nursing staff and organized Halloween parties, fall parties, and getting ready for Thanksgiving play for the patients
-Shadowed and volunteered for 2 years in local Meadville Medical Center
-Rotated around Emergency Room, Critical Care, Psychiatry, GI, Family Practice
-Help around and change bed sheets in the ER floor, assist the CNAs if needed
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine Summer Intern
-Rotated around Cleveland Clinic: volunteered for 2-3 weeks
-Aided in calcaneal removal; assisted post-op patients; observed TMA (total metatarsal removal); heavy observation of the medical effects of diabetes on the lower extremity, per se: peripheral neuropathy and primary, secondary, tertiary infection
-Rotated with podiatric physicians and podiatric surgeons in inner-city for free treatment. (functioned as support staff).
Pulmonology Summer Volunteer
-Worked for Dr. Bermingham, DO, in developing cat-scans.
-Walked cardiovascular-inhibited patients to rooms
-Heavy observation based, but did alot of paper work (typing, faxing, etc etc)
Podiatric Medicine Volunteer
-6 month long shadowing program
-Podiatric Surgery, General treatment, etc
Make A Difference Day Volunteer
-Worked with other college students in cleaning up old homes
-Repainted old homes, cut trees down, etc.
International Club Coordinator(2005-2007)
-President of Allegheny College's International Club
-Vice President of Allegheny College's Association for Asian and Asian American Awareness
-Coordinated with Department of Diversity Affairs in organizing Filipino Awareness Week events (brought in singkil dancers, cooking programs, tinikling dancers, etc)