COPE – Overview of Internship

This is the video I did about my overall experience as a COPE Health Scholar Intern.   -Pauline Wong


COPE Health Scholar: Final Reflection

20 April 2017 Introduction My internship was with Citrus Valley Health Partners at the Queen of the Valley Campus. The departments I interned at were Outpatient Therapy Department (adult and pediatrics) and the Emergency Room Department. My two preceptors were Stephania Olamendi and Alisha Kim. This internship was for four months and it was to... Continue Reading →

COPE Health Scholar: Planning Ahead

20 April 2017 Researching about a potential graduate school program is one part of my internship. The school I decided to research about is CSU Dominguez Hills. I looked up their pre-requisite classes to see what I needed to complete to be eligible for CSUDH Occupational Therapy Program. This is a brief overview of what... Continue Reading →

COPE Health Scholar: Learning from an OT

12 April 2017 During the first month of this internship, I worked with all kinds of outpatient rehabilitation therapists. There was one pediatric occupational therapist that I mainly worked with. I helped her with getting the needed materials for the next therapy session and wiping down the toys and areas that the previous patient worked... Continue Reading →

COPE Health Scholar: Mission

05 April 2017 This past month, during my internship, many interesting things have happened. One of the biggest life changing moment I had was when I had to give CPR to a patient. and saved his life. This patient came into the ER via ambulance and I was helping the nurse who was in charge... Continue Reading →

AHA – Grad School 101

Grad School 101 w/ Chad This workshop was posted online on March 21, 2017, by Chad. Chad is a graduate assistant and during the workshop, he talked about the graduate school application process. From watching the workshop, I learned many informational tools that will most definitely help me when I start to apply to graduate... Continue Reading →

Connecting with Peer Mentor

18 March 2017, Saturday Every year, the city of West Covina works with the East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center to host the Cherry Blossom Festival at South Hills Plaza. The event was from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM. I attended the event with another AHA member, Kelly. We  did not stay for the whole duration... Continue Reading →

AHA – Asking Prof. for LOR

Asking Prof. for LOR w/ Chad This workshop was posted online on March 16, 2017, by Chad. Chad is a graduate assistant and during the workshop, he talked about ways to ask a professor for a letter of recommendation. A letter of recommendation, according to WikiHow, is a needed for applications such as graduate schools... Continue Reading →

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