2005 - Present


Northeastern University
2008 - 2010

Master of Science

Northeastern University
  • Awards:  Bouve College of Health Sciences Diversity Fellowship, 2009
  • Activities:  Diversity Representative, American Academy of Physician Assistants Student Government
2005 - 2007

Bachelor of Arts

University of Massachusetts
1991 - 1994

Bachelor of Arts

University of Buenos Aires



German (Elementary Fluency)

Portuguese (Basic Fluency)

Italian (Basic Fluency)

French (Professional Working Fluency)

English (Navtive Fluency)

Spanish (Native Fluency)

Work History

Work History
2005 - 2009

Emergency Medical Technician / Dispatcher

Armstrong Ambulance Service
  • Performed initial assessment and treatment in pre-hospital illness and injury. Stabilized patients for transport.
  • Triaged medical emergencies via telephone and coordinated dispatch of ambulances. Provided treatment instructions to crew via Medical Director.
1988 - 1995


Hospital Municipal de Quemados

Assisted nurses in routine burn care in the Pediatric Burn Unit, including dressing changes, monitoring vital signs, and patient hygiene.

1988 - 1995


Hospital de Clínicas José de San Martín - University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine

Assisted nurses in routine patient care in Pediatric, Surgical, and Intensive Care Units, including dressing changes, monitoring vital signs, and patient hygiene.



Massachusetts PA License

MA Board of Registration for Physician Assistants

BLS - Basic Life Support

American Heart Association

ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support

American Heart Association

Physician Assistant - Certified


Patient Care Experience

Clinical Rotations:


Boston Medical Center

Emergency Department

Alongside medical residents, provided care for extremely diverse population at busy urban Level I Trauma Center. Performed procedures such as suturing, chest tubes, lumbar punctures, incision and drainage, CPR, intubation, femoral and internal jugular lines. Trained in FAST ultrasound technique and at Simulation Lab.

Lowell General Hospital

Emergency Department

Provided patient care in Fast Track and Core ED. Performed procedures such as suturing, stapling, lumbar punctures, incision and drainage,  casting and splinting, and reduction of fractures and dislocations.

Lynn Community Health Center

Family Medicine

Diagnosed and treated underserved patient population across all age groups, both in Primary Care and in the Walk-In Clinic. Performed minor procedures such as incision and drainage, fracture reduction, casting and splinting, draining of paronychiae, and collecting and testing blood, urine, skin, and cervical samples.

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates

Internal Medicine

Managed patients in Primary Care setting, including acute and chronic presentations. Performed minor procedures under preceptor's supervision.

Cambridge Hospital

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

In Outpatient setting, provided Gynecologic and Obstetric care in variety of patient presentations, including routine wellness exams, Pap testing, STD's,  menstrual disorders, and GYN cancer diagnoses. Performed colposcopies and managed pregnancy. In the hospital, first-assisted in the OR in GYN surgeries. Managed labor and delivery, both vaginal and C-section. Provided care to post-operative and post-partum patients.

Cambridge Hospital

Department of Surgery

Evaluated patients pre- and post-operatively, managed post-op complications. First-assisted in surgical cases including General Surgery, open and laparoscopic cases, Cardiothoracic, Urologic, Orthopedic, and Plastic Surgery.

Caritas St. Elizabeth's Hospital

Department of Psychiatry

Formulated psychiatric differential and most likely diagnoses, treatment plans, and assessed patients in the Emergency Department as well as the Inpatient Psychiatry floor.

MetroWest Medical Center

Hospitalist Service

Provided care for patients hospitalized on Med-Surg floor. Performed procedures such as arterial blood gases and lumbar puncture under supervision of medical intern

Lynnfield Pediatrics

Provided Primary Pediatric Care in private practice, caring for ill and injured children as well as providing routine wellness exams and immunizations.



Kristen Schoeneberg

Labor and Delivery Unit

Aneesh Narang

4th Year Clerkship Director

Department of Emergency Medicine

Rebecca Scott

PA Program Faculty

Rosann Ippolito

PA Program Director

Eileen Walsh

Surgery Department

Kimberly Schwab

Emergency Department