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  • Thorndike Massachusetts
  • (413) 668-5426

Elisah Huynh


To be able to gain and enable strong communication skills and data work in needs of administrative assistance.


June 4 2016June 13 2016

Clinic Worker

Your Story International

 In Leogane, Haiti, I worked as an advocate and public health educator at the non-profit organization. Being compassionate and empathetic with various patients there was pertinent. Organizing medications, keeping records, and examining potential patients were some of the daily tasks that were done. Interacting and learning with people from different cultures aided me in my socializing skills.

June 2016Present 

Research Assistant 

Lee Research Group (Amherst, MA)

Learned to prepare bio gel scaffolds, cell cultures, and use Image J lab software. As well as organizing lab equipment and software files.  Worked in collaboration with grad student and other lab personnel to run lab tests. Getting familiar with lab protocols, safety, and research was integral. 

Jul 2013Present

Hospital Intern

Baystate Wing Memorial Hospital (Palmer,MA)

As an aide to a nurse, must be patient, take orders/directions well from authority, and integrate Responsibilities included filing confidential patient records, maintaining a clean space for patients, and understanding regulations. Organized and made patient lists on Excel for surgical nurses.

Jul 2013Present

Aid in Nursing Home

Life Care Nursing Home (Wilbraham,MA)

Being a steady companion to many of the elderly, understood their restricted diets/ special needs and medicines. Helped plan and schedule entertainment such as violin concerts and ect. to bring more happiness. 

Jul 2010Present

Hostess/ Waitress

Asian Garden (Ware, MA)

Multitude of responsibilities include working computer program menu, accounting/ banking skills, and menu writing skills. In this position I am required to handle pressure, be creative, work cohesively as a team member, and handle customer complaints. 

Apr 2015Present

Substitute Piano Teacher

Falcetti's Music Store (wilbraham,MA)

Responsibilities include being didactic while balancing a positive attitude while  teaching the children, clear communication between teacher and student, and managing time well for each lesson . Great interpersonal skills with parents of students (ages 5-13) to relay what needs to be worked on.  


Aug 2015Present

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Bachelors Degree in Biology  (expected May 2019)

Major: Biology (Pre-med)/ Neuropyschology     GPA :3.6          Dean's List Semesters: 2015-2016

Sep 2011Jun 2015

High School Diploma

Palmer High School

Graduated with a 4.0 GPA, took Honors Chemistry, Honors Biology, AP Calculus, and AP Environmental (only AP science class available).  Vice President of the National Honors Society, Recipient of the Bay Path University President's Award. 



Routinely on time, as well as dedicated to assigned jobs. Highly motivated. Able to work Excel and Image J programs. Willing to learn. 

Able to Communicate

Being a leader in many organizations, being able to be a team player was important in getting goals achieved. 

Related Activites

Member of: STEM, Students in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics fields.

Member of: STEM Mentoring: Each week tutoring underprivileged kids in Holyoke in the science fields.

Member of: Pre-Med Society

Member of: STEM Graduate Research Team:  Learning about graduate studies in sea level rise/ integrating knowledge into real world.

Member of: CNS Academic Leadership Fellowship Program

Member of: Your Story International (Non-Profit)

Member of: Lee Research Lab (Chemical Engineering Lab)

Member of: National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter UMass Amherst