Ruth tutors in Perth, Australia

Ruth B.

Private tutor in Perth, Australia

Education

2015 Curtin University Psychology 101 2013-2014 Queens University Belfast, UK Masters of Research: Translational Medicine (Upper 2nd Class) Thesis title: Repositioned drugs to target A20 in Cystic Fibrosis 2012 University of Western Australia Bachelor of Science Honours (Upper 2nd Class) Major: Anatomy and human biology Thesis title: IFN and allergic disease in children 2009-2011 University of Western Australia Bachelor of Science (3yrs), Biomedical Science Major: Cell biology

Experience

Professional Employment July 2015- Aug 2015 Worked as a research assistant for Annie Chappell, investigating running training intervention in children with cerebral palsy at Curtin University motion analysis laboratory Dec 2012 -Feb 2013 Completed a literature review on virtual histology for a research project of Professor Geoffrey Meyer, UWA Work Experience/Volunteering Jan 2016 – Jan 2016 King Park Volunteer Field Assistant to plant science PhD candidate • Data collection Sept 2015- Current Lions Eye Volunteer • patient coordinator Jan 2015- Current High Wycombe Physiotherapy • Sat in on consultations • Assisted with billing and reception duties Feb 2013 Royal Perth Hospital, Immunology Department: • Conducted routine flow cytometry tests on blood specimens under supervision; and • Observed serology, HLA typing and (DNA and RNA) sequencing techniques. Feb- Nov 2012 Institute of Immunology and Infectious Diseases (IIID): • Experience working in a certified research and diagnostic laboratory • Gained knowledge and experience in the following areas: o Cell Culture; o ELISPOT; o ELISA; o Spectrophotometry; o HLA typing; o DNA purification using multiple methods (MiniElute, Ampure and CleanSeq); o DNA extraction and PCR; o Long read DNA sequencing; and o Analysis of electropherograms. 2011 Fresh Start Recovery Program (Free service to opiate addicts providing slow release implants to prevent relapse): • Gained invaluable experience of medical science in a clinical setting; and • Assisted Dr George O’Neil on his daily routine.

Availability

Weekends after 10AM

Can Meet

Up to 15 minutes away for no additional charge

Hobbies

Awards 2014 Awarded the Emily Sarah Montgomery travel scholarship by Queens University Belfast, UK, to the value of £350 2014 Awarded a certificate of completion for the Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course (NHS) at Queens University Belfast, UK. 2013 Awarded a studentship by Queens University Belfast to the value of £14925 Achievements 2015 Bronze medal (swimming) 2015 Senior First Aid 2014 Presented a poster on my work at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) Lung Inflammation and Immunity conference at Estoril, Portugal. Poster Title: Defective A20 signalling in Cystic Fibrosis: Anti-inflammatory action of Gibberellin 2014 Presented a poster on my work at the European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) conference at Gothenburg, Sweden. Poster Title: Connectivity Mapping: an advanced bioinformatics approach to predict A20-inducing small molecules to reduce inflammation 2013 Presented a talk on my work at the I&I TRG Young Scientist Symposium 2014 Belfast, Northern Ireland. Abstract Title: Connectivity Mapping: an advanced bioinformatics approach to predict A20-inducing small molecules to reduce inflammation.

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