Hannah Coenen Resume
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Location: Boone, IA, USA
School: Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Major: Veterinary Medicine

Hannah Coenen Resume

Hannah Coenen
1937 210th Street | Boone, IA | ------------ | ------------


Fort Collins Cat Rescue and Spay/Neuter Clinic Fort Collins, CO August 2017 - August 2018 (Full-time)
Animal/Medical Technician and Spanish Liaison
Physical examination of incoming animals and daily health checks on shelter cats
Administration of vaccines, injections, medications, and necessary treatments
Restraint and treatment administration to feral community cats
Perform blood draws, microchipping, and in-house lab work
Provide first-aid and emergency treatment when necessary
Oversee and train volunteers working with vaccine technicians
Provide Spanish-speaking community members with information on clinic services
Translate organizational documents to serve Spanish-speaking clients

Supervised College Teaching (MIP 384) at Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO January 2018 - May 2018
Teaching Assistant for General Microbiology
Lead group study sessions biweekly for students
Provide small group and one-on-one tutoring
Proctor exams and hold exam reviews
Grade exams, quizzes, and additional material during weekly meetings with professors

New Mexico Wildlife Center Espanola, NM May 2017 - August 2017 (Full-time)
Wildlife Rehabilitation Intern
Physical assessment and stabilization of incoming animals
Food preparation and feeding of patients
Medication administration, radiograph reading, surgical assistance, and charting of patients
Following medical orders, animal management, and release preparation

DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital Portland, OR September 2016 - February 2017 (Full-time)
Doctor’s Assistant
Assisted doctors and technicians with patient treatments, restraint, and procedures
Discharged patients to clients with medical instructions
Assisted in soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeries, utilizing sterile and aseptic techniques
Performed variety of bloodwork within lab
Filled, dispensed, and administered patient medications

USDA Forest Service Caribou-Targhee National Forest, ID May 2016 - September 2016 (Full-time)
Bird Biology Intern
Conducted Northern Goshawk surveys
Conducted bat and amphibian surveys
Conducted Flammulated Owl surveys and other various avian surveys
Raptor, songbird, and woodpecker identification
Backpacking and off-trail hiking in various terrain
Education of the public with bear awareness and safety, along with other USDA Forest Service regulations

Sidehill Sitters Fort Collins, CO August 2013 - May 2016 (Full-time)
Hospice Pet Care/Sitter
Provided medical care to pets (including exotics, such as reptiles and birds)
Provided treatment to sick or injured animals, or contact veterinarians to secure treatment
Administered injections or medications to animals
Provided long-term care for aging and elderly animals
Fed and watered animals according to schedules and feeding instructions
Exercised animals to maintain their physical and mental health

Pets Forever Non-profit, CSU Fort Collins, Colorado May 2015 - September 2015 (Full-time)
Pets Forever Intern
Provided care to animals belonging to disabled, low-income, or elderly owners
Provided short and long-term medical treatment, including hospice, to animals
Exercised animals to maintain their physical and mental health
Created lasting and meaningful relationships with clients, both human and animal

Sumak Allpa Sumak Allpa Island - Amazon, Ecuador October 2014 - December 2014
Primate Rehabilitation Student Intern
Conducted 5 week-long independent research on Woolly monkey (Lagothrix poeppigii) troops
Conducted observational studies, ethograms, and behavioral studies on primate troops
Provided care and monitored release of juvenile monkey into existing troop
Assessed troops' future ability to be released into the wild without further care by Sumak Allpa
Interacted with visitors of the island; provided education on the non-profit's rehabilitation goals
Gained valuable experience in field studies and rehabilitation of endangered species

Birds of Prey Foundation Boulder, Colorado May 2013 - August 2013 (Part-time)
Birds of Prey Intern
Provided basic and medical care to injured birds of prey
Cared for, humanely euthanized, and fed mice and quails to raptors
Cleaned, sanitized, and maintained housing and safe environment for raptors
Monitored release of successfully rehabilitated birds back into the wild


Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine Ames, IA August 2018 - present
DVM Candidate - Class of 2022
Current GPA 3.75

Colorado State University Fort Collins, Colorado August 2012 - May 2016
Biological Sciences


ISU Feral Cat Alliance - Drug Officer Nov. 2018 - Aug. 2019
ISU Shelter Medicine Club - Shelter Coordinator Jan. 2019 - present