Health Professions Advising

Health Professions Advising

Green Hall 4th Floor
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Tel 781-283-2904
lwhite3@wellesley.edu
cdelacer@wellesley.edu
mburns2@wellesley.edu

Welcome to Career Education’s Health Professions Advising page. Through the resources on this page, we will help you to explore clinical care across a variety of patient-facing roles, including: nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, medicine, physical therapy, speech language pathology, physician assistant, podiatry, pharmacy, and more. We encourage you to use this page to learn more whether you are exploring, preparing, or applying within the health professions. When you’re ready, meet with our advisors to get support and resources as you continue on your career path. Become a member of our Health Professions Community to receive emails and notifications — simply update your profile in Handshake to subscribe.

We look forward to working with you!

Exploring

Learn about health professions, Wellesley student pre-health organizations, alumnae in the health professions, health professions resources, and more:

Preparing

Find out about courses, studying abroad, gaining clinical experience, providing service to others, research, summer opportunities, taking a gap year, resources for underrepresented students, post-baccalaureate planning, and more:

Applying

Get information about the Medical Professions Advisory Committee (MPAC), letters of recommendation, admissions tests, personal statements, application timelines, selecting schools, cost and financial assistance, and more:

Health Professions, Public Health, Life Science

Green Hall 4th Floor
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Tel 781-283-2904
lwhite3@wellesley.edu
cdelacer@wellesley.edu
mburns2@wellesley.edu

Office hours 

Appointments can be scheduled for Monday – Friday.

Christopher De La Cerda advises across all areas of this community (Health, Public Health and Life Sciences). Lynn White advises in the Health Professions.

Pop-up advising hours 

Christopher De La Cerda
Tuesdays, 9:30 - 11:30am
Campus Center Info Booth

For Health Profession School Applicants in the 2019-2020 Cycle

Lynn White
Lynn White, MD

Members of the Health Professions Advising (HPA) staff are here to assist you through the process of applying to health professions schools in the 2018-2019 admission cycle!

"She said, ‘If you could do anything in the world, what would you be?’ I immediately said, ‘A nurse, but it’s too late.’ She said, ‘No it’s not.’”

Resources for Pre-Health Students & Alumnae With Disabilities

Lynn White
Lynn White, MD

If you have a disability and are thinking about a career in the health professions, it’s important that you educate yourself about your rights and resources.

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