1161 Commonwealth Ave, Apt 3
Allston, MA 02134Phone: (302)682 7581
Boston University, College of Communications, Boston, MA, USA
M.S. Science and Medical Journalism | Jan 2011GPA 3.80
M.G.R Medical University, Madras Medical College, Chennai, India
M.B.B.S. (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery)| March 2007C.Raiit Dunhill Prize for Physiology 2001-2002 | Distinction Physiology and GeneralMedicine
reelance Writer and Photographer
Researched and co-wrote an article for Commonwealth Magazine. Worked as aphotographer for Commonwealth Magazine, Patch.com and The Comment.
College of Communications Writing Center
ellow andESL Specialist
Boston University, Boston, MA |
Sept 2009 Dec 2010Assisted ESL and non-ESL students with very varying writing skills to develop theirideas and write comprehensive papers. Supervised group editing workshops at theCollege of Communications. Co-presented a paper entitled
Can a writing center betoo ESL Centric
at the National Conference in Peer Tutoring in Nov 2010 at Baltimore, Maryland.
Boston Science Communications Inc., S. Easton, MA
|May 2010 August 2010Assisted in the production of a 50 part video series entitled
Biomes of the Earth
forFacts on File. Specific tasks included finding and logging footage, developinggraphics and animation and editing photographs. Worked with a team to dobackground research for the companys upcoming projects. Assisted in developingthe companys website.
ounder and Editor
Sept 2008 Dec 2009Designed and Published
an independent non-profit feminist web magazine.Specific tasks included recruiting writers, developing story ideas, assigning beats,writing stories and publishing the magazine every two weeks. Prior to its closure,