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Rosemary L. Riley

 
723 Anderson Avenue     Drexel Hill, PA 19026    -     610-284-1416    -    harve28@hotmail.com
Education
 V.M.D. (anticipated 5/04) - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
 Master of Science 5/99 - University of Maryland, College Park, MD
 Bachelor of Science 5/97 University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD
Employment History
Office Assistant 9/00--present
Behavior Clinic, Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
speaking with clients and non-clients over the phone
Clerical duties, i.e.- copying and filing
Veterinary Technician 5/01-8/01
Metropolitan Veterinary Associates, Valley Forge, PA
Reception work
Checking in patients (TPR, history)
Monitoring hospitalized patients and administering all treatments
Technical duties (IV catheterization, radiographs, all in house lab work, fluids, injections)
Veterinary Technician 5/97-8/00
Metropolitan Emergency Animal Clinic, Rockville, MD
Reception work
Checking in patients (TPR, history)
Monitoring hospitalized patients and administering all treatments
Technical duties (IV catheterization, radiographs, all in house lab work, fluids, injections)
Surgical assistant
Overnight technician
Veterinary Technician 9/94-5/98
Kindness Animal Hospital, Wheaton, MD
Checking in patients (TPR)
Assisting with treatments
Monitoring hospitalized patients and administering medication
Technical duties (radiographs, venipuncture, lab work)
Responsible for as many as forty kenneled animals
Experience
Keeper Aid (volunteer) 6/97 8/97
Reptile House, National Zoo, Washington, D.C.
Responsible for maintenance and feeding of the tortoise, turtle and some lizard installations
Assisted with maintenance of anaconda exhibit
Rory Carolan, D.V.M. (volunteer) 6/96 8/96
Private Equine Practice, Sunshine, MD
Assisted with all aspects of equine exams and procedures
Dr. Marilyn Li,  (internship) 6/96 8/96
Genetics and IVF Institute, Fairfax, V
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Karyotyping human chromosomes from an amniotic sample for prenatal testing
Development of a DNA probe for fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
Research Publications
Estevez, I., Tablante, N., Pettit-Riley, R.L., and Carr, L., 2002.  Use of Cool Perches by Broiler Chickens.  Poultry Science, 81, 62-69

Pettit-Riley, R., and Estevez, I., 2001.  Effects of density on perching behavior of broiler chickens.  Applied Animal Behavior Science, 71, 127-140.

Heckert, R.A., Estevez, I., Russek-Cohen, E., and Pettit-Riley, R.  Effects of density, heat stress and perch availability on the immune status of broilers.  (Submitted for Pulblication)

Pettit-Riley, R., Estevez, I. And Russek-Cohen, E..  Effects of density, perch availability, perch and pen design on levels of aggression in broiler chickens.  (Submitted for Publication)
References Available Upon Request