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Barbara F.

Clinical microbiologist/infectious disease consultant

Sacramento, CA (95831)

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I am an articulate, organized and experienced clinical Microbiologist who has been retired for less than a year. I am a public speaker and published author in my field. I desire tutoring assignments to assist student understanding and appreciation for this most beautiful of sciences, Microbiology.

I have previous tutoring/teaching experience in ESL, basic microbiology and infectious disease etiology. Venues include universities such as National University, the University of Kansas and community centers such as the Asian Community center in Sacramento.

I welcome all inquires and will work with parents and students to assure all goals are met or exceeded. Thank you.

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Barbara’s subjects

English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Writing
Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking


I have broad knowledge of all areas of Microbiology, including Bacteriology, Mycology, Mycobacteriology, Parasitology, Molecular diagnostics, and public health Microbiology applications. I have experience in clinical supervision, clinical bench work and industrial technical and customer support.

I have had 40+ years of work experience in clinical and allied fields of Microbiology and Infectious disease diagnostics. I hold National ASCP and California Department of Public Health CLS certifications. I have California Community College instructor certification in Biological sciences. I am a published author for diagnostic Microbiology trade publications, and over 1 dozen case studies and articles.

Public Speaking

I have been a quest lecturer for class at National University, Sacramento, on Sexually Transmitted Disease Detection and Diagnosis in 2000.

I was a guest lecturer at University of Kansas on Infectious Disease, Past Present and Future, from 2004-2006.

I have recently been a presenter of a series of 3 lectures on Microbiology and Public Health at the Asian Community Center in Sacramento, from 2011-2012.

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medical technology

University of Washington (Master's)

University of California (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Barbara will travel within 20 miles of Sacramento, CA 95831.

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