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Derrick M.

Biology/Medical Tutor

Philadelphia, PA (19104)

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30 miles
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I have an interest in tutoring all aspects of the biological sciences, physiology, anatomy, microbiology, and biochemistry. My undergraduate degree is in Biology and I have a Doctor of Medicine degree from Drexel University's College of Medicine. I also have valuable insight about how biological and medical concepts have practical application in the working world.

I have taught general science at the high school level as a substitute teacher in the Philadelphia school district and am really effective at simplifying complex concepts to enhance student comprehension. I have tutored my own children who are attending Dartmouth College, Gettysburg College and Drew University.

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Derrick’s subjects

Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Physiology, Psychology, Sociology, Zoology
Elementary Education:
Biology, ESL/ESOL, Reading
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I have a great understanding of all the subjects that you will be required to pass for the GED.


Most of the subjects tested for on the NCLEX are subjects that I mastered in medical school and passed on the National Board of Medical Examiners for physicians. Additionally, I have had many years of clinical practice and have participated in ongoing continuing medical education courses.


As a Biology student and medical school graduate, Nutritional Science was a subject that I was required to learn. Additionally, I have done much self-study on the topic as it related to patients and the health of family and friends.


I studied and completed a pharmacology course in medical school and have applied pharmacological principles in the practice of medicine for many years as a certified physician.

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Tuskegee University (Biology)

Drexel University Collge of Medicine (MD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Derrick will travel within 30 miles of Philadelphia, PA 19104.

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