Victoria Lazo
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Location: NYC, NY, USA
School: Long Island University
Major: Nursing

Victoria Lazo

Victoria Marie Lazo

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Education
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Long Island University September 2019 – December 2020
Brooklyn, NY
Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing
(Second Degree Program)
4.0 GPA


Johns Hopkins University August 2018 – November 2018
Baltimore, MD
Post-Baccalaureate, Health Sciences
4.0 GPA


Nassau Community College January - May 2018
Garden City, NY
(Prerequisite coursework)
4.0 GPA


Hofstra University September 2012 - December 2016
Hempstead, NY
Baccalaureate of Science, Health Science
Psychology minor
3.1 GPA

Herricks Senior High School September 2008 – June 2012
New Hyde Park, NY
High School Diploma (with honors)
3.6 GPA 
Work Experiences
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Patient Care Assistant and Receptionist June 2015 - present
Dr. Cesar Bariso
Manhasset, NY
• Serve as a liaison between patients and staff members to relay questions and concerns
• Check patients into clinic, escort to and from examination rooms
• Perform clinical tasks such as checking vitals, drawing blood, and taking EKGs
• Modify and review medical charts to maintain patient records
• Record patient medical histories and doctor notes; transfer patient information onto computer’s patient database
• Assist in collecting and preparing patient specimens for laboratory testing
• Schedule patient appointments and assign doctor’s weekly schedule
• Track patient paperwork and billing


Media Moderator (Remote) July 2019 – present
Lionbridge Technologies Inc.
Waltham, MA
• Evaluate media advertisements for appropriateness, relevancy, and quality
• Provide assistive insight on marketing campaigns on social platforms


Elderly In-Home Caretaker December 2017 – October 2019
Ronald Giacalone Sr.
Queens, NY
• Assisted client with personal care by helping perform tasks in hygiene, eating, and dressing
• Implemented a nutritious diet for client, preparing and regulating his meals and snacks
• Performed housekeeping duties such as cleaning rooms, washing and folding laundry and linen, and keeping clients’ belongings organized
• Provided transportation assistance by driving client to medical appointments, groceries, and local events
• Ensured clients’ adherence to his medication schedule
• Monitored clients’ vital signs, noting blood pressure and blood sugar readings
• Offered companionship and company throughout daily living



Strength and Conditioning Coach August 2016 – present
Long Island and Queens, NY
• Lead clients towards reaching personal athletic and wellness goals
• Employ the fundamentals of strength training to empower clients to achieve optimal health
• Promote constructive relationships with nutrition, exercise, and self-image
• Provide motivational support as needed


Brand Ambassador and Athlete August 2017 – August 2018
Strong House Project
Las Vegas, NV
• Endorse and sell brand’s training apparel and supplements
• Represent brand name in nationally competitive powerlifting meets and training events


Student Intern February 2016 - August 2016
David Hymowitz, Nassau County Department of Social Services
Uniondale, NY
• Managed outreach projects for social issues of specific demographics throughout Nassau County by planning, researching, and helping to develop effective solutions
• Objectives and accomplishments:
○ Addressed the rising rates of narcotic overdose in Nassau County by (a) holding informational sessions throughout local sites to raise awareness and by (b) teaching health professionals how to administer naloxone in emergency situations
○ Assisted Nassau County’s growing money-poor and disabled elderly population by connecting charitable organizations with affected individuals to provide services such as grocery delivery, transportation, and extracurricular activities
• Observed and assisted department leaders in executing other tasks to deliver improved public mental health services to local community


Receptionist and Personal Assistant September 2013 - February 2014
Dr. Rolando Roman
Jamaica, NY
• Checked patients in and out of private clinic
• Handled patient paperwork, including insurance information, medical files, and billing
• Organized patient charts on a computer database
• Planned, prioritize, and organized clinicians’ appointment calendars
• Received and redirected office phone calls
Volunteer Experiences and Organizations
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LIU Student Nurse Association September 2019 - present
Brooklyn, NY
• Represent Long Island University Brooklyn’s body of student nursing
• Plan and partake in activities that develop nursing professionalism
• Organize and participate in events that service and assist populations in need
o Charity events in 2019 (ongoing)
 Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser, October 2019: provide Long Island University Students with the opportunity to donate to causes related to breast cancer (such as research and funding for affected victims).
 The Bowery Mission, October, October – December 2019: provide meals to New York’s homeless individuals in poverty
 DKMS Swab to Save Lives, November 2019: promote the fight against blood cancer and blood disorders by helping register potential bone marrow matches via cheek swab

Nassau County Medical Reserve Corps September 2019 - present
Mineola, NY
• Partake in community-based, civilian volunteering program to strengthen local public health initiatives
• Provide immediate response to local disasters in Nassau, and give assistance to at-risk populations throughout the county

Antioch Youth and Adult Ministry February 2011 – present
Williston Park, NY
• Plan and participate in events that unify the members of Saint Aidan’s church
• Promote altruistic values for the Catholic youth through religious programs
• Organize and administer charity drives to collect food, clothing, toiletries, and funds for people in need

Junior Volunteer June 2008 - September 2012
Saint Francis Hospital, Roslyn NY
• Admitted, discharged and transported patients throughout hospital units
• Organized and filed patient hospital records
• Delivered supplies, specimens, and medical units between hospital departments
• Processed and sorted administrative and departmental mail and paperwork


Awards
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Elite-Level Powerlifter January 2015 - present
Nationally Competitive at 60 kg and 67 kg, Raw Unequipped
Award: United States Powerlifting Association - First place, Overall Female Junior and Open,
66 kg class, with state federation records in squat, bench press, deadlift, and total titles (Yorktown Heights NY, August 2017)
Award: Revolution Powerlifting Syndicate - First place, Overall Female Junior and Open, 60kg
class, with federation international squat title (Bohemia NY, July 2016)
Athletic Experience
• Develop interest and knowledge on exercise science, sports nutrition, strength and hypertrophy training, injury rehabilitation, and sports psychology
• Adopt a discipline of the body and mind
• Support and empower fellow members of the sport


Musical Achievement
Clarinetist September 2003 – December 2016
New Hyde Park Memorial (2003-2005)
Herricks Jazz Band (2006-2012)
Award: NYSSMA Gold medal (2010)
Award: Silver medal (2011) Gold medal (2012)
Pianist January 2008 - present
Award: NYSSMA Gold medal (2011 and 2015)



Certifications and Qualifications
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Basic Life Support and CPR Certified December 2019

HIPAA Certified November 2019

Medical OSHA Certified November 2019
Understanding Bloodborne Pathogens and Exposure Control
Emergency Action Plans in Healthcare
Patient and Workplace Safety
Steps to Minimize Workplace Injuries in Healthcare


Other Skills
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Multi-Lingual Skills
• English
• Filipino/Tagalog
• French
• Spanish


Computer Proficiency
• Typing speed of 95 -110 wpm
• Microsoft Office, including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
• Google suite – Google Docs, Gmail, Drive
• Medical record management
• Microsoft, Linux, and Mac platforms
• Web and graphic design – Adobe

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