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Maria Qadri
Worked at University of Connecticut
Attends Rutgers University
Lives in Highland Park, NJ
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#DBlogWeek Poetry Tuesday
Glug - Glug - Glug Drink it all up! Eat. Eat. Eat. Want more. Wet sweat. Where am I? Shake, twitch, tremor. Just breathe.
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#DBlogWeek Changing the World
I love science. LOVE. Love. love. SCIENCE. And I have diabetes... (because my busted pancreas told me so) So naturally my favorite advocacy effort focuses on research funding. I volunteer for JDRF at as many of their outreach events as I can. I'm not a grea...
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The Hardest Thing
I was going to write this after a week, but my desire to be kind overcame my desire to spill my guts. One of the most valuable things I've realized over the years is that writing angry is simply a bad idea. In overcoming my anger and frustration I chose sil...
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Shopping for a doctor is definitely harder than shopping for a pair of jeans!
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And again...
Life with diabetes often feels like a washing machine going down a roller coaster, akin to my inexperienced perception of a 4-D roller coaster. You do the same things day in and day out but each day is a little smoother or rougher depending on where you're ...
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Oh Hi There Late Night
Being a perpetual college student, I spent many many years sleeping 2-4 hours a night without a problem. As I've progressed in my studies and gotten older, I realize that my body doesn't respond well to major changes to my odd but regularly scheduled eight ...
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Running High
Not literally. Only in the blood sugar sense. Waking up high should not be the norm. It's making me grumpy. Two things I need to do: Basal testing and some light exercising. And in all that extra free time I have: Postprandials to test my insulin to carb ra...
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Take 2... or 2000 depending on your perspective.
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Research Assistant
Employment
  • University of Connecticut
    Research Assistant, 2009 - 2011
  • GlaxoSmithKline
    Student Intern, 2005
  • Kaplan Test Prep
    Tutor, 2007 - 2008
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Currently
Highland Park, NJ
Previously
West Hartford, CT - Hudson, NH - Salem, NH - Parsippany, NJ - Morris Plains, NJ - Harrison, NJ
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I work hard. I love hard. I play hard. I study hard. I party hard. Questions? Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student.
Introduction
Type 1 Diabetic since 1997. Living with an insulin pump and continuous glucose monitor. 

Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student (1st Yr PhD)

Love of rock climbing (indoor and outdoor top roping), ultimate frisbee (mostly casual now), sleeping (anywhere for any length of time), and filling up my schedule (yes, I am very busy but very fun when you can find me).
Education
  • Rutgers University
    Biomedical Engineering, 2011 - present
  • University of Connecticut
    Biomedical Engineering, 2009 - 2011
  • Parsippany Hills High School
  • Washington Middle School
  • University of Hartford
    Biomedical Engineering, 2005 - 2009
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Female