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Military Service

U.S. Air Force Airman Basic


5 years served


Seeking a career in healthcare


Brooklyn, NY

About ruma farooqui

Hi everyone, I am Ruma a military veteran spouse, I am a molecular biologist by training and have a Masters degree in Mol Biology from Long island University. I came to the United States in 1991 from India to pursue higher education. My early work experience at State University Of New York Downstate Medical center included applied research where I performed various Molecular Bio procedures such as DNA extraction, purification, gel electrophoresis, PCR and maintaining bacterial cultures, autoclave use. Currently I am involved in Community Health Literacy which includes promoting and presenting a range of topics such as Hypertension and childhood obesity initiatives.

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3 months ago

I am a molecular biologist with a career gap due to family reasons. I am actively involved in Community Health awareness programs. What resources can I explore to pursue my career again?

How do I translate my current volunteer involvement into work experience on my resume?

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