Zainah Siddiqi Resume
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Location: Round Rock, TX, USA
School: University of Texas at Austin
Field of study: Biochemistry

Zainah Siddiqi Resume

EDUCATION
University of Texas at Austin Pre-Med Biochemistry Major Minoring in Studio Art December 2022
Cumulative GPA: 4.0
EXPERIENCE
Bioactive Molecules Laboratory- Undergraduate Researcher and Mentor January 2020- December 2022
• Utilize titration, recrystallization, extraction, and thin layer chromatography in relation to synthetic chemistry designs
• Code biochemical structures using Pymol Software and ChemDraw
• Decipher relevant journal articles in order to design the repurposing of Astemizole into an antimalarial agent
CVS Pharmacy- Certified Pharmacy Technician; Pflugerville, TX July 2019 - December 2022
15 hours/week: 40 weeks/year
● Type, fill, and file about 350 prescriptions and immunizations daily from healthcare professionals
● Manage insurance and discount cards to aid in cost efficiency within the pharmacy
● Provide patient care at Pick-Up and Drop Off
● Enforce drug therapy adherence with weekly phone calls to patients
St. David’s Medical Center- Student Shadowing; Austin, TX December 2019
5 hours/week
● Visited patients with Dr. Mackintosh connected through the St. David’s Neal Kocurek Scholarship
● Watched the administration of various types of anesthesia for pregnant and orthopedic surgery patients
● Read over files with the doctor to better understand patients’ conditions, medical history, and procedures necessary presurgery
Aspire Vision Care - Intern; Austin,TX September 2018 – December 2018
6 hours/week:7 weeks/year
● Rehearsed vision therapy exercises with children
● Prepared examination room and performed diagnostic tests under the optometrist assistant supervision
● Maintained contact lenses inventory
● Discussed patient visits and health concerns alongside the doctors in order to learn about the field
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE AND ACTIVITIES
Bridging Texas - Administrative Director (June 2020- June 2021) November 2019 - December 2022
4 hours/week: 35 weeks/year
• Coordinate with the officer team to find intergenerational activities for the community to enjoy
• Record and manage service hours for members of the organization after volunteering events
• Write weekly newsletters to update members about upcoming opportunities and any changes being made
VOLUNTEERING
Retirement and Nursing Center- 22 hours November 2019- February 2020
• Invest time in the patients’ hobbies, such as coloring, knitting, and bingo
• Teach technology to the elderly
• Listen to the patients’ stories
HONORS
• Biology Scholars Program at UT May 2019- August 2021
• St. David’s Neal Kocurek Scholarship June 2019- May 2023
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Computer Skills: Adobe Premiere Certified, Adobe Photoshop Certified, MS Word, PowerPoint
Certifications: Clinical Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, OSHA Certified, CERT FEMA, BLS Provider (AED and CPR)
Languages: Fluent in English, Spanish, Urdu/Hindi
Interests: Hiking, Ceramics, Crocheting, Reading