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Sam G.

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Glenview, IL (60025)

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I have always had a passion for teaching math and science and for several years have tutored children in middle school, high school, and college in mathematics and the sciences. I obtained a B.S. in molecular biology at the University of Michigan. This degree included biochemistry, 5 semesters of calculus, and 2 semesters of physical chemistry. I then attended and graduated from medical school at Southern Illinois University in Springfield. I practiced pediatrics for 7 years before changing my specialty to anesthesiology.

Subsequent I taught residents at Loyola University Medical Center and the University of Chicago Medical Center for roughly 14 years. I have taught medical students, residents, and fellow physicians, and have given numerous lectures and published several research papers. Currently I work in medicine only part-time because of a heart condition.

I have broad knowledge and an infectious, genuine interest in mathematics and the sciences. I have assisted school teachers teaching mathematics to 3rd and 7th grades and tutored high school and college students in chemistry and physics. I enjoy spending time with children and young adults and being able to help them understand & appreciate physiology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics through high school and college. My approach is not centered on memorization of formulae but understanding basic concepts.

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Sam’s subjects

ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
ACT Science, Anatomy, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, SAT Math

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University of Michigan (Molecular Biology)

Southern Illinois University (MD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sam will travel within 10 miles of Glenview, IL 60025.

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