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Hawaii Women in Filmmaking (Media Specialist)


-Multi-media work

Volunteer Experiences

World AIDS Day event planning12-1-2011

·Documentary: HIV/AIDS in the Aging Population of Hawaii(Work in Progress)

Community Cinema (HIWIF)2011-present

·Bring the community together via films of current issues

The Women’s Studies Program and Academy for Creative Media10-21-2011

·Hawaii Women in Filmmaking


Kaleo Arts Festival10-20-2011

·Media-o-logist (HIWIF)

Take Back the Night Event (Event coordinator)9-21-2011


·Executive production with Olelo

Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Signing Ceremony 6-20-2011

Anti-Human Trafficking Law Lobbying via Social Media Advocate 2010-2011

·Audio/Visuals media

UNA-Hawaii (Board Member)

-Mentor Youth Projects

-Media Specialist

HepFreeHawaii Media

Using media work to raise public awareness for Hepatitis in Hawaii


Question like a scientist and think like a designer in the realm of analogue|digital life. 


I have strong interests in global health, gender equality and human rights. Good health keeps society functioning. 


Jan 2007May 2010

Master of Science

John A. Burns School of Medicine


Emergence of Erythromycin and Clindamycin-Resistant Streptococcus pyogenes emm 90 strains in Hawaii. ” Journal of Clinical Microbiology. (2011) Jan; 49(1):439-41. of Erythromycin and Clindamycin-Resistant Streptococcus pyogenes emm 90 strains in Hawaii

American Society of Microbiology 110th Annual Meeting  2010

-Invited Guest Video Presentation

53rd Hawai’i State Science & Engineering Fair  2009                                                                                     Science Fair Judge-American Society of Microbiology

-Judged microbiological science fair projects of intermediate and high school students in Hawaii.

Mentor-Science Fair 2009                               -Instructed high school students to laboratory work and scientific method.

American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Conference 2009

-Poster Presentation

Mentor-NIH STEP-UP program 2008

-Instructed high school students to laboratory work and scientific method. 

American Society of Microbiology

-Student Chapter Secretary 2008-2010 (Hawaii)

Aug 2001Dec 2004

Bachelor of Science

University of Hawaii-Manoa

University of Hawaii-Manoa Spring 2003

•Laboratory Assistant

Worked in Dr.Maqsudul Alam’s Laboratory and performed routine laboratory maintenance in the microbiology department. Assisted graduate students in research experiments and helped with clerical work in an computer-environment.

Work experience

Jul 2010Present

Institutional Support

John A Burns School of Medicine

I communicate with the world on the activities in the department through multi-media works on the web and social media applications . I also outreach to our grass root community while participating in community events to raise awareness in infectious diseases.

Twitter: #deptofT3MP


Inpatient Pharmacy Technician Trainee

Kaiser Permanente

I work in-patient pharmacy department of Kaiser Permanente at Moanalua. My main task is to ensure patients get their medication with good pharmacy practices. In order to provide quality patient care, we are required to maintain knowledge of current drug and clinical practices. 


Laboratory Assistant

Blood Bank of Hawaii

In the blood inventory section, my job was to make sure all hospitals in the state of Hawaii are adequately supplied with high-quality blood products for any patient procedures as well as unexpected traumas.


Computer Skills
Competent in MAC|PC|Mobile environments. I am familiar with softwares such as Microsoft Office, Adobe Products and Apple Visual Programs.
Knowledge to communicate in basic conversation. Mandarin Shanghainese Japanese
Web Design
I have worked with Joomla! and Wordpress. I could also work with softwares like Dreamweaver and Artiseer.


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Kenton Kramer

Stephen Kozuma

Tina Shelton

Bruce Shiramizu