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Michael Lichardi

Student at Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Pharmacy

Skills

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft OneNote, Microsoft Publisher

General Computer Skills

Data entry and analysis. Extensive experience with Macintosh and Windows operating software. Extensive experience with both Macintosh and PC computers. Adobe,  Google Docs/Drive, iTunes, iMovie, Garage Band

Leadership

Section leader of high school marching band’s drumline. Section leader of high school marching band’s percussion section. Coach of a Freehold Borough Little League baseball team. Instructor of religious education at St. Rose of Lima Parish. Co-president of Music Club in grade 11. Inter-Greek Council Representative for Sigma Pi Fraternity International. Secretary of the Inter-Greek Council. Secretary of HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers. Historian, Secretary, Vice President, and New Member Educator of Sigma Pi Fraternity International.

Communication/Presentation

Created and presented laboratory projects and posters on gene inhibition, bacterial transformations, botany, and pill bug analysis internally and at state competitions. Researched, organized, and prepared numerous papers including a 4,000 word essay on the effect of Gibberellic Acid on salt tolerance in Lima Beans as part of the International Baccalaureate Diploma requirement. Currently enrolled in a public speaking course with an A+ average.

Scientific Laboratory Skills
Skills include but are not limited to:    Gel electrophoresis and reading DNA extraction Bacterial transformation Microscopy including oil immersion and slide preparation Sterile technique Bacterial plating PCR Southern, Western, and Northern Blots and Blot reading Micro-pipetting Gas chromatography Staining and culture of microorganisms Basic dissections Spectrophotometer Plasmid DNA isolation and purification Also worked as a part of a satellite research team with researchers of the Wolbachia bacteria.

Extracurriculars

  • Marching Band – Grades 9-12
  • Concert Band – Grades 9-12
  • Jazz Band – Grades 11-12
  • Tri-M (Music Honor Society) – Grades 10-12
  • Music Club (Co-President) – Grades 9-12
  • Freehold Borough Senior League Baseball – Grades 9-12
  • Freehold Borough Little League Baseball Coach – Grades 9-Present
  • Instructor of Religious Education at St. Rose of Lima Parish – Grades 9-Present
  • Bell Choir at St. Rose of Lima Parish – Grades 11-Present
  • Head of Childcare Services for Park Ave. Elementary School’s PTO – Grades 10-12
  • Sigma Pi Fraternity International (Historian, Secretary, Vice President, New Member Educator) - April 2015-May 2017
  • HERO Campaign For Designated Drivers (Secretary) - April 2015-May 2017
  • Pre-Health Professionals Club - September 2014-May 2017
  • Inter-Greek Council (Secretary) - April 2015-May 2017
  • Operation Smile (General Member) - September 2014-May 2017
  • University Honors Program - August 2014-May 2017
  • Global Scholars Honors Program - January 2015-May 2017
  • Order of Omega Greek Honor Society - November 2016-May 2017
  • Phi Zeta Kappa Honor Society - May 2016-May 2017

Work experience

Jan 2017Feb 2017

Shadow Student

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Shadowed pharmacists from all specialties including oncology, cardiology, PICU, MICU, and microbiology.

Aug 2013Present

Crew

Dunkin' Donuts
May 2014Jun 2014

Intern at Pharmacy Department

Atlanticare Regional Medical Center

Shadowed the lead clinical pharmacist, pharmacy resident, and floated around various departments including but not limited to the trauma bay, intensive care unit, and emergency room in order to get a large perspective on the job responsibilities of a clinical pharmacist. 

Apr 2013Aug 2013

Film Crew

AMC Entertainment

References

Adrian Hernandez

Adrian has been the store manager at the Dunkin' Donuts I am currently employed by. He knows me well and can speak to my interpersonal skills, work ethic, and astute nature.

Eric Gross

Mr. Eric Gross has instructed me in my musical education for 10 years. He knows me very well as a student, musician, and person. 

Education

Aug 2014Present

Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry, Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)

Fairleigh Dickinson University School of Pharmacy

This program is 7 years in total. I will receive a B.S. in Biochemistry after the first 3 years and then begin working to become a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.), which will take an additional 4 years. 

Sep 2010Jun 2014

International Baccalaureate Degree Recipient

Biotechnology High School

Biotechnology High School, an International Baccalaureate World School, integrates life sciences into a rigorous curriculum that inspires students toward open-minded participation in the global community and prepares students for higher education and leadership in an increasingly demanding workplace, through scholarly research, original investigations, and interactive partnerships.