Dan - Student

Dan graduated from Nova Dental School.

 

Daniel M. Fenton – former Intern

 

Photo of staff member

 

2005 Update:  Dan will be entering Nova Southeastern Dental School in September 2005. Congratulations, Danny Boy, we wish you great success and happiness!

 

OBJECTIVE:

 

Increase experience and knowledge of health science through an internship beneficial to myself and those surrounding me

 

 

EDUCATION:

           

Columbia University                                                          New York, NY

Postbaccalaureate Pre-Medical Program

 

University Of Florida                                                               Gainesville, FL

Major: Pre-Med /Public Relations, G.P.A. 3.2 / 4.0

 

Nova High School                                                  Ft. Lauderdale, FL                 Diploma earned with G.P.A of 4.0

 

                                      

HONORS:

                  

National Collegiate Scholars Award

 

Member of National Honor Society

 

Recipient of Florida Academic Scholarship (offers 100% college tuition)

 

Dean�s List Award

 

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:      

                       

Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity (Fall 1998 � Fall 2001)

 

Associate Member Vice President (Fall 1998)

 

Scholarship Chairman (Spring 1999)

 

Community Service Chairman (Fall 1999)

                                      

PUSH Director (People Understanding the Severely Handicapped; Spring (2000)

         

Rush Committee (Fall 1999, Spring 1999)

             

PSO (Pre-Professional Student Organization)

Attended pre-medical seminars and witnessed guest speeches

                               

Alpha Epsilon Delta (nation’s largest pre-medical fraternity)

S.T.O.P Cancer Program and Adopt-A-Class Program

 

                             

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

                                                        

Conducted clothing drive to benefit The St. Francis House of Gainesville and The Center for Battered Women (Obtained over 500 articles of clothing)          

                         

Project Mascot, inner-city children mentor program (1/2002-8/2002)

 

Volunteer, �Change for Kids�- troubled adolescent mentor program (New York City 9/2002-present)

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE:

 

Volunteered in ER at Shands VAMC Hospital observing trauma surgeries and procedures:  Gainesville, FL (8/98-5/99)

 

Interned for pediatric surgeon Dr. Gary Birken at Hollywood Memorial Hospital:  Hollywood, FL (5/99-present)

 

Interned weekly at Rawlings Elementary School working among a fifth grade classroom

 

Interned under dermatologist Dr. Joseph Seber: Miami, FL (5/2000-6/2000)

 

Interned in OR and ER at North Ridge Medical Center under Dr. Mitchell Seavy: Ft. Lauderdale, FL (6/2000-8/2000)

 

Intern under NYC ER physician Dr. Resa Lewiss, St. Lukes Hospital (4/2003-present)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Three years experience in laboratory setting and environment

 

Familiar with frequently used chemicals and laboratory procedures

 

Conducted advanced experiments involving physical, chemical, and biological specimens (Bacterial Transformation, DNA Sequencing, Gel Electrophoresis, Chromosomal Mapping)

 

Capable of efficiently recording and analyzing scientific data using statistical tests

 

Lab Technician under Dr. Nathan Ellis at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center: New York, NY (Summer 2000)

     

Assistant Developmental Director for the ARC (Association for Retarded Citizens) of Alachua County: Gainesville, FL (Spring 2002)

 

Bartender, Olives NY- W Hotel (9/2002-present, New York, NY)

 

Bartender, Bank Bar and Lounge (11/2001-8/2002, Gainesville, FL)