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Donna D.

Patient PhD graduate from USC for tutoring K-12, college, & grad

Pasadena, CA (91104)

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Hourly fee
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Donna's Tutoring Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.
Math:
Algebra 1
Geometry
Prealgebra
Statistics
English:
English
ESL/ESOL
Grammar
Literature
Proofreading
Public Speaking more »
Reading
SAT Reading
Vocabulary
Writing
Science:
Anatomy
Biology
Biostatistics more »
Chemistry
Genetics more »
Nutrition
Zoology
Computer:
General Computer
SAS more »
STATA
Language:
ESL/ESOL
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th) more »
Elementary Math
Elementary Science
Grammar
Phonics
Reading
Study Skills more »
Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
GRE
Public Speaking more »
Homeschool:
Algebra 1
Biology
Chemistry
Elementary (K-6th) more »
English
ESL/ESOL
Geometry
Prealgebra
Reading
SAT Reading
Statistics
Study Skills more »
Writing
Test Preparation:
GRE
SAT Reading
Sports/Recreation:
Soccer
Swimming more »
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL
General Computer
Grammar
Proofreading
Public Speaking more »
Statistics

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All of Donna’s current tutoring subjects are listed at the left. You can read more about Donna’s qualifications in specific subjects below.

Biostatistics

I have a Masters in Public Health with a focus in biostatistics and epidemiology. I have a PhD in epidemiology and my coursework included several biostatistics courses. I use biostatistical methods regularly in my doctoral research work. I have tutored graduate students in introduction to biostatistics courses.

Elementary (K-6th)

I worked as a private teacher in a home school for 3 years teaching all elementary subjects for children in grades K-6.

Genetics

I have studies genetics in college as an undergraduate while majoring in biology. As a graduate student, I have continued my study of genetics, with a focus on human genetics and the statistical analysis of genetic data. I am now a fellow studying environmental genomics.

Public Speaking

As a graduate student I gained a great deal of experience in public speaking. I have given talks in classes I have and also given seminars on research I have done. I can help students organize the content of their talk, help students practice speaking, and give general public speaking advice.

SAS

As a Master of Public Health student in epidemiology/biostatistics I studied SAS. I continued to study and use SAS as a doctoral student. I use SAS now regularly for the statistical analysis of my research projects. I have provided guidance to classmates on the use of SAS.

Study Skills

I am well qualified to assist students with study skills. I can help students organize their course materials and create a plan to complete assignments and prepare for exams. I have excellent study skills myself as evidenced by my completing graduate studies.

Swimming

I began swimming at age 4 and swam competitively throughout high school and for 1 year in college. I have had lifeguard training and instruction in teaching swimming.

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Approved Subjects

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