Gmat: 680 (Q:41, V:43)
BS Microbiology & Molecular Biology, minor in business
2010-2012 US Peace Corps – West Africa
Biggest things included:
Creating and managing a usaid funded project to create a waste management program with my city’s mayor’s office (led to job creation),
Monitored and evaluated national health campaigns for the world health organization,
Led of a committee for an NGO to review and approve local development projects proposals,
Organized a national conference on organizational management for local NGOs,
And consulted for a HIV-related NGO to improve their community outreach programs.
2009 – 2010 Research Assistant in a molecular biology lab
Published a scientific article
Presented work at research conferences
Did lots of research in protein interactions
Student association – director of a undergrad student association that put together volunteer trips to south America
HIV counselor at school clinic
Helped my local hospital put together an inventory tracking system while volunteering there
Got my undergrad school to sponsor a science camp for kids in west africa while in the Peace Corps
Languages: English and French
Reason for doing MBA: I would like to work on the organizational or management side for a domestic health care institute. Such as a hospital through HCA, or even organizations that do public health consultancy such as RTI Health Solutions.
I’ve been looking into Duke because they offer a concentration in health sector management.
Thanks in advance for any advice