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B.S. University of Rhode Island (Zoology)
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (Other)
My name is Robert, D.O., and I am pursuing the second stage of my career in Education. I attended the University of Vermont and I graduated from the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction in December, 1976. I then attended Osteopathic Medical School in Kansas City, Missouri, graduating in May, 1982 with a Doctor of Osteopathy degree. I have completed residencies in Family Practice
and Internal Medicine. After practicing Family Practice/Internal Medicine for 24 years I have decided to pursue a career in Education, with my ultimate goal of teaching at the Medical School level or the Residency Training level.
I was a Chemistry tutor in college and I was a Substitute Teacher in the Hillsborough County School District in the Tampa, Florida area from November, 2015 to June, 2016, working for Kelly Educational Staffing. I primarily Substitute taught Mathematics and Science, which included Algebra, Geometry as well as Biology, Chemistry, and Health Science to Middle/High School students. It was a challenge, but I like challenges, and overall I enjoyed it.
I like tutoring because you are teaching one on one with the student. It gives me satisfaction to know that I can help a student with a subject that I am familiar with, to help the student understand the subject matter, and to ultimately learn and master the subject matter.
When I was in High School I achieved A's in Algebra I and Algebra II. I liked Algebra because it was a challenge, especially word problems. Retrospectively, Algebra is similar to Medicine, where you are given certain facts, and you have to apply those facts to a situation, and come up with an answer or diagnosis. Once you have learned the basic facts of Algebra, as in Medicine, you apply this information to situations/problems, and again arrive at an answer or diagnosis, which is very rewarding.
I took Anatomy, Biochemistry in college and Osteopathic Medical School, and I took Genetics in college.
I am very familiar with this subject matter, especially Anatomy and Biochemistry. With my scientific/medical knowledge, clinical/teaching experience and my love of teaching, I think I have the attributes to become an outstanding Science Tutor.
I encourage any student that needs assistance with Algebra I, Algebra II, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Genetics or Physiology
to contact me to discuss my tutoring service, and how I can help them. My name is Robert, D.O., and I am pursuing the second stage of my career in Education. I attended the University of Vermont and I graduated from the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in … Read more
Dr. G. was very thorough when reviewing concepts that were going to be on an upcoming test. I found his experience in the field to be enlightening when understanding difficult concepts. Very open minded on his approach, and very patient. If you are looking for a kind, honest, and patient tutor at a modest price, look no further.
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I took Biology I and Biology II in High School. I took five hours of Anatomy in college. I graduated from The University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with
Distinction. I then attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences -
College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating with a Doctor of Osteopathy degree. While matriculating there I earned twenty graduate hours in Anatomy/Neuroanatomy.
I took Biology One and Biology Two in High School. I graduated from college with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction. I earned my Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri.
I am approved to tutor Anatomy, Physiology and Biology.
I took 6 Credit Hours of Physiology in College and 17
Credit Hours of Physiology in Osteopathic Medical
School. I graduated from The University of Rhode Island
with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology with Distinction.
With my educational background in Physiology I feel confident that I would be an Outstanding Tutor in