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Resources on Health Careers suitable for BSU students of all majors to pursue

Health Professions

Welcome to Health Professions Advising

This site provides resources and information to assist BSU students interested in medical, dental, and veterinary professions, as well as other health professions, allowing students to better plan for and navigate the process of searching for and applying to graduate school.

What services do we provide?

  • Discuss majors
  • Discuss graduate school and health career options
  • Discuss clinical, research, & extracurricular ideas and opportunities
  • Support you with the application process 
  • Review personal statements and resumes
  • Offer mock interviews
  • Write committee letters for medical and dental schools

Events and Announcements

  1. Apply for a Semester Grant for Undergraduate Research & Creative ProjectsFall 2020 deadline: October 9, 2020
  2. UIWSOM Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Master of Biomedical Sciences programs. Topic: Out-of-State Applicants, September 22 from 2 - 3 pm
  3. Conversations with University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine Third YearsSeptember 22 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

  4. Join the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine recruitment team for fall drop-in chat sessions, September 24 from 3 - 4 pm

  5. St. George’s University School of Medicine Virtual Information Session, September 24 at 8 pm

  6. UIWSOM Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Master of Biomedical Sciences programs. Topic: Current UIWSOM Student PanelSeptember 30 from 12:30 - 1:15 pm

  7. Pharmacy School Virtual FairSeptember 30 from 10 am - 7 pm

  8. Optometry Virtual FairOctober 1 from 9 am - 7 pm

  9. Discover Nursing Virtual Fair,  October 7, 2020 from 10 am to 8 pm

  10. The 2021 AMCAS application is open. Find out more information here.
    • Check out the premed calendar that provides dates and important deadlines for all of the AAMC premed services.
  11. The 2020-2021 application cycle for DO school is open. Learn more here.

HPAC Committee Members

Alexandra Adams, Ph.D., Chair of HPAC Committee and Pre-Health Advisor
Steve Haefner, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Sciences
Samer Lone, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Sciences
Joseph Seggio, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Contact Information

Alexandra Z. Adams, Ph.D. 
Chair, Health Professions Advisory Committee and Pre-Health Advisor
Bridgewater State University 

How to Make an Appointment

Appointments are available for current students and alumni
Appointments are remote for Fall 2020
through Zoom, Teams, or Phone
To make an appointment, please click

Follow Us:

Twitter: @BSU_Prehealth

Instagram: @BSU_Prehealth

LinkedIn: BSU Pre-Health Advising

Post-Bacc Health Professions and Pre-Medical Sciences Program

Steven Haefner, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Sciences
Chair, Post-Bacc Health Professions and Pre-Medical Sciences Program
Bridgewater State University
Dana Mohler-Faria Science and Mathematics Building, Room 411