Experience

  • Clinical Research Assistant

    at University of British Columbia

    May 2017 - at Present

    British Columbia

    • Recruited and monitored patients in a study to improve blood cancer patients’ quality of life via an exercise program following a post-allogenic stem cell transplant • Created clinical research ethics applications in accordance with CREB guidelines • Conducted retrospective study for ALL leukemia patients eligible for CAR-T cell therapy • Designed and maintained REDCap databases for various clinical trials

  • Research Assistant

    at iProgen Biotechnology

    September 2016 - April 2017

    British Columbia

    • Constructed antibody clones by using PCR-Restriction Ligation and QuikChange® cloning methods, creating over 10 clones a week for large scale protein production • Synthesized antibodies via liquid chromatography purification for cell line testing in anti-cancer drug development

  • Research Assistant

    at University of British Columbia

    May 2016 - August 2016

    British Columbia

    • Screening Cryptococcus neoformans strains for variations in capsule size which provides an indicator for virulence in immunocompromised HIV/AIDS patients • Identification of overexpressed or acapsular strains provides insight into biological pathways that are critical in C. neoformans virulence, potentially allowing the creation of deletion mutants that render the pathogen no longer harmful to humans • Making media including: YPD, low-iron media and capsule-inducing media

  • Sales Ambassador

    at Victoria's Secret

    May 2015 - July 2015

    British Columbia

    • Assisted customers in merchandise purchasing, while contributing up to $100/hour in sales

Education

  • Bachelor of Science

    at University of British Columbia

    2015 - 2018 (3 years) British Columbia

Languages

  • English Native

  • Chinese Conversation

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