Aman Chaklader/Teen Drug Use

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Aman Chaklader/Teen Drug Use

  1. 1. By Aman Chaklader E Block 12/07/11
  2. 2. Teen Drug Use causes… Inability to focus which causes a drop in grades. Skin abrasions from out of the ordinary. Secretive phone calls, texting or emails to buy drugs.
  3. 3. Ways teens can get drugs… Stealing from the medical cabinet. Asking friends for drugs. Secretly leaving the house to go buy drugs from a drug dealer.
  4. 4. Causes of Teen Drug Use… Friends taking drugs. Peer pressure. People offering you drugs.
  5. 5. Types of drugs… Alcohol Marijuana Cocaine Morphine
  6. 6. Teens and Alcohol Teens who have tried alcohol/75% Teens who have not tried alcohol/25%
  7. 7. Pediatrician Description: People who deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. Education Required: 4 years of undergrad, 4 years of medical school and 3-8 years of internship Salary: $100,000 $169,000 $200,000 Related Careers: Dentist, Veterinarian and Chiropractor Relationship between Teen Drug Use-Pediatrician: They work with teens all the time and can tell if a teenis using drugs or not depending on their appearance andattitude .
  8. 8. High School Experience Attended River Hill High School from 2000- 2004 Allied Health Career Academy, 2000-2004  Must keep a “C” average or higher  Pre-requisite is Biology 1  Provides the base knowledge of a pediatrician
  9. 9. University of Maryland Location: College Park Residential Tuition:$22,433 Non-Residential Tuition:$39,804 Pediatrics at the Harbor: Covers all information of care, from annual check-ups and preventive care to treating children with more medically complex conditions.
  10. 10. Community Service Big Brothers and Sisters-Pairs mentors and children in our university, where we helped inspire them to achieve their academic goals. HIV-AIDS Education - Help educate people on the realities of HIV and AIDS Habitat for Humanity - Provided houses to people with very little money and encouraging the other house owners in the area to help out their community by participating in building houses.
  11. 11. Prior Job Experience Prior Jobs:Pharmacist (August 2009-2011)Mailman (September 2001- October 2002)
  12. 12. Why you should hire me… PH.D from University of Maryland Prior experience with medicine Available most of the week to work
  13. 13. Sources http://timetoact.drugfree.org/ think-look-for-signs-personal-appearance.html http://timetoact.drugfree.org/ think-look-for-signs-personal-appearance.html http://alcoholism.about.com/od/teenfaq/a/ medicine_cabinet.htm http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/residency/overview. htm

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