Erin Beasley

Biography:

Erin Beasley graduated as a valedictorian from NC State University in May 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and a minor in Genetics.  She completed the University Honors Program and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Honors Program.  Erin is now a student at NCSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine in the Class of 2019.  During her undergraduate experience, she enjoyed volunteering and participating in several student organizations while also developing her research and veterinary skills.  Erin hopes to pursue a veterinary career in One Health and translational research.

 

Veterinary/Animal Experience:

Student Researcher at Dr. Baynes’s Lab (NCSU CVM)

Volunteer at the Breen Lab (NCSU CVM)

Research Intern at the University of British Columbia’s Dairy Education and Research Centre

ER/ICU Nurse Assistant at the Veterinary Specialty Hospital of the Carolinas (VSH)

Volunteer at Operation Catnip

Volunteer at SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) of Wake County

Student Employee at the NCSU Small Ruminant Educational Unit

Study Abroad in India for Wildlife Conservation and Management

Intern at Valerie H. Schindler Wildlife Rehabilitation Center at the North Carolina Zoo

VIDA (Volunteers for Intercultural and Definitive Adventures) Program in Costa Rica

Intern at Reptile Rescue of the Carolinas

 

Honors/Awards (Selected):

National HOSA Scholarship

Ron Butler Leadership Award

Visionary Leaders Certificate

Gamma Sigma Delta J. Fulton Lutz Senior Academic Achievement Award

Gamma Sigma Delta, The Honor Society of Agriculture, Member

Dean’s List

Winner at 2014 – 23rd Annual NC State Undergraduate Research Symposium

Sigma Xi Undergraduate Research Award

American Society of Animal Science Scholastic Achievement Award

National Consortium for Health Science Education HOSA Scholarship

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Member

American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association (APVMA) Scholarship Award

Placed first at the HOSA National Leadership Conference in Epidemiology competition

Placed first at the HOSA State Leadership Conference in Epidemiology competition

HOSA Outstanding State Leader

Placed first at the HOSA National Leadership Conference in Veterinary Science competition

Placed first at the HOSA State Leadership Conference in Veterinary Science competition

HOSA Barbara James Service Award and Gold Level of President’s Volunteer Service Award

Placed first at the HOSA National Leadership Conference in Medical Terminology competition

Placed first at the HOSA State Leadership Conference in Medical Terminology competition

 

Activities (Selected):

Volunteer for the NC One Health Collaborative

Assistant at NC HOSA

NCSU CSLEPS Alternative Spring Break Program in Belize with Peacework and Toledo Cacao Grower’s Association (TCGA)

University Honors Program Ambassador

Pre-Vet Club

  • Secretary
  • Mentor
  • Fundraising Chair

Animal Science Club

  • Secretary
  • Agri-Life Council Representative

HOSA – Future Health Professionals

  • Wolfpack HOSA President
  • Wolfpack HOSA President-Elect
  • NC HOSA Postsecondary/Collegiate President

VetPAC (Veterinary Professions Advising Center) Intern

Intramural Soccer