RACHEL ISRAEL

I’m an aspiring entrepreneur, researcher, and medical professional. I have led independent research projects for international-level competitions, attended the Multicultural Teen Mentorship Program and other events at Novartis, and volunteered for over 700 hours through clubs and various organizations.

I currently attend Liberty University, located in Lynchburg, Virginia. I’m a sophomore double-majoring in Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology and minoring in Information Systems.  I know that I’m going to change the world someday. If you want to join me on my journey, feel free to subscribe!

My Resume These are a few of my recent accomplishments.

EDUCATION

Morris County School of Technology, Denville, NJ

HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA – SEPTEMBER 2013 – JUNE 2017
  • Received 24 Rutgers University credits from the Academy of Healthcare Sciences: Dynamics of Healthcare, Medical Terminology, Medical Math, Nutrition, Clinical Research, Clinical Practicum, Health & Wellness, and Anatomy & Physiology I & II
 

Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA 

CURRENT STUDENT – AUGUST 2017- MAY 2021
  • Major: Biomedical Sciences
  • Minor: Computer Sciences
  • Honors Program
 

CERTIFICATION

Clinical Medical Assistant, NHA

2017 – 2018

CPR Certified, American Red Cross 

2014 – 2016, 2016 – 2018
 

AED Certified, American Red Cross 

2016 – 2018

First Aid Certified, American Red Cross 

2016 – 2018

EXPERIENCE

I have over 700 hours of volunteer and clinical experience in the following locations.  

 

Novartis

East Hanover, NJ

 MAY 2015, MARCH 2016
  • Created a business proposal for a new drug to the board of Novartis and an audience of over 200 people
  • Proposed a humanitarian aid project that would help prevent the spread of Malaria in Africa
  • Helped bag 10,000 dehydrated meals for those without food
  • Selected for the Multicultural Teen Mentorship Program

Jefferson Family Dentistry

Jefferson, NJ

 JULY 2016 – APRIL 2017
  • Interned for 160+ hours
  • Assisted with dental procedures
  • Processed X-rays
  • Discussed post-operative care with patients
  • Set up patient rooms
  • Handled patient information

Arden Courts

Whippany, NJ

NOVEMBER 2016 – DECEMBER  2016
  • Assisted residents with dementia
  • Helped keep them engaged and alert
  • Conducted memory games and various tactical activities with the residents

Gleaning for the World 

Concord, VA

FALL 2017
  • Helped package medical supplies for distribution in third world countries

Saint Clares Hospital

Dover, NJ

APRIL 2014 – DECEMBER 2016
  • 200+ hours
  • Assisted and observed CT scans
  • Discharged patients
  • Transported specimens
  • Handled patient information

Scientific Research Society 

Lynchburg, VA

FALL 2017
  • Shadowed undergraduate students and assisted with their research projects
  • Worked on a project regarding the transference of antibiotic resistance using plasmids
  • Worked on a project regarding folic acid’s affect on gene replication proteins in pregnant mice
  • Became familiar with basic lab safety and techniques

Rockaway Assembly of God 

Rockaway, NJ

JANUARY 2013 – NOW
  • 150+ hours
  • Taught Sunday school
  • Organized lesson materials

Parkview Community Mission

Lynchburg, VA

FALL 2017
  • Organized meals for distribution by a local food pantry 
  • Interacted with local homeless people

EXTRACURRICULARS

In total, I have helped fundraise around $3900.

Health Occupations Students of America  1st Place Winner

MARCH 2014, MARCH & JUNE 2016
  • Won 1st place in Healthy Lifestyle competition
  • Advanced to the international level of competition
  • Competed in Medical Reading
  • Advertised for the annual talent show which brought in over $500

Religious Studies Club  Founder

 JAN 2016 – JUNE 2017
  • President/Founder
  • Provide an open judgement-free zone where students could talk about their religious beliefs

National Technical Honor Society  Committee Leader 

 2015 – 2017
  •  Coordinated the 2016 National Week of Positivity by creating a mural and many small projects in order to boost student morale

AIM Guatemala  Missions Trip Volunteer

Summer 2016
  • Volunteered in local schools and churches

 National Honor Society  Committee Leader

 2015 – 2017
  • Led the Habitat for Humanity service project

Key Club  Committee Leader

 2013 – 2017
  • Directed and led an Operation Christmas Child committee for two consecutive years
  • Collected over $950 and 150 shoeboxes filled with hygiene products, school supplies, and toys that would be given to children living in poverty
  • Organized a volleyball tournament that led to $300 in revenue

Student Council Student Representative

 2013 – 2017
  • Helped organize the annual pep rally and Mr. MCST

Peer Leader Senior Member

 2016 – 2017
  • Assisted freshmen as they became acclimated to high school