MARTA C. ALARCON
1702 W Norfolk ST
Tampa, Fl 33604
More than 10 years of experience working with children and families in diverse settings (health and community service). Skilled in working independently and as enthusiastic team player. A highly organize and friendly professional, able to establish positive relationships with clients, coworkers and outside resources.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
• INTERPERSONAL SKILLS
Able to get along well with co-workers and accept supervision.
Skilled in working independently and as an enthusiastic team player.
Willing to try new things and am interested in improving efficiency on assigned tasks.
• ATTENTION TO DETAIL
Concerned with quality. Produce work that is orderly and attractive. Ensure tasks are completed correctly and on time.
• HARD WORKING
Throughout my work life I have worked long hours (more than 60 hours a week) including night shifts.
Excellent attendance record. Honest.
Having the opportunity to live and work in three different countries (Colombia, Ecuador and the United States) I have the ability to adapt quickly to diverse situations and working places.
As a Colombian native I speak fluent Spanish. I have been living in the United States for the last 15 years. I’m fluent in English. With my bicultural experience I can be tolerant and emphatic.
February 2015-June 2016 Paraprofessional Schwarzkopf Elementary School, Lutz Florida (phone number 813-975-6945). Working with special needs children (autism, spina bifida).
2003-2015 Reiki Shrine.
• Prepare office for appointments, including office opening and closing.
• Balance revenue.
• Greeted up to 20 clients, cultivating rapport and smooth communication with each one.
• Organize groups and teach classes about health and life style.
2011-2013 Tampa Hipnosis. Self-employed.
• Hypnotherapy and natural healing.
1998-2010 Interhealth South America co-director
• Organize groups of 30 North American students to travel to Ecuador
• Travel with them around the country, organizing transport, hotels, activities and meals for them.
• Connecting people from two different cultures.
• Teaching medical Spanish.
• Teaching seminars about the health system in South America.
2012 (August to December) Internship Guidance and Counseling, Villa Madonna School, Tampa, Fl 33602.
1999-2000 Assistant Professor, unsalaried, Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida.
1992-1998 Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Faculty of Nursing, School of Medicine, Universidad del Valle, Cali Colombia.
1995-1998 Staff Physician, Comfamiliar Andi Health Maintenance Organization, Cali, Colombia.
1992-1995 Director, Brisas de Mayo Community Health Center, Proyecto Una Nueva Iniciativa (UNI) Universidad del Valle and Kellogg Foundation, Cali, Colombia.
1991-1995 Medical Director and Staff Physician, Comfamiliar Asia, Health Maintenance Organization, Cali, Colombia.
1984-1986 Staff Physician, Caja Nacional de Prevision, Cali, Colombia.
1982-1984 Staff Physician, Tenza District Hospital, Tenza, Colombia. Community health programs with families of peasant agriculture workers.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Volunteer health Care Assistant, Judeo-Christian Health Clinic, Tampa, Florida, 2001-2002. Volunteer work with patients at free medical clinic.
Director Programa cardio-infantil, Cali, Colombia 1991-2000. Program for families of limited economic resources with children who have congenital heart defects.
President, Colombian Society of Family Medicine 1991-1993
Master in Education (Guidance and Counseling) Turabo University-Tampa, FL (Ana Mendez University System) June 2013
Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist Miami 2011
Post-Graduated Residency (3 years), Department of Family Medicine, Universidad del Valle Cali Colombia 1986-1989 (Comparable to completion of a three-year advanced medical specialization program in Family Medicine in the United States)
M.D (6 years) Colombia Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia 1982 (Comparable to a first professional degree in medicine from a regional accredited institution of higher education in the United States)