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First Name
Douwe
Last Name
Rienstra
Location
Port Townsend
Organization
Rienstra Clinic
Which skills or areas of expertise are you willing to share?
Health Care, Medical, and Healing Arts
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
In what academic subject do you or your organization have expertise?
Science
Math
History
Literature
Technology
I am interested in working with schools in my area
Yes
What grade level would you or your organization work best with?
High School
High School Senior Projects
9th Grade Community Mentoring Program
Provide a Field Trip Location
What kind of availability do you or your organization have to offer?
Mentorship (coffee or lunch, shorter time commitment)
Apprenticeships
Briefly describe the program, volunteer work, or partnerships you or your organization may offer.
Have been asked to participate in mentorship program, not sure how our schedules will match. Usually have one high student working in our office.

Students need exposure to working adults and I very much wish to contribute.
You have indicated an expertise in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
I have a degree in chemistry and maintain my interest and reading in same. Can build simple electronic circuits. Can explain many tech and some engineering subjects to high school students. Can teach use of a slide rule, a marine sextant, a Geiger counter, volt-amp-ohm-meter, advanced spreadsheet skills, sailing, etc. Can teach people how to sew their own backpack, load it with gear, food and water, keeping total weight under 30 pounds, and then spend an enjoyable week in the woods.
You have indicated an expertise in Health Care, Medical, and Healing Arts
I am an active primary care physician. Do you want to see what your own blood looks like under a microscope? See the tools of a primary care physician? Work in our office for pay on Tuesday and Thursday morning?