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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
  • Discuss application process
  • Review of personal statements and resumes
  • Mock interviews
  • Write committee letters for medical and dental schools

Events and Announcements

  1. Pre-Health Club Meetings will be back in September - To learn more, contact the club's co-leaders, Savana Soares at or Austin Baacke at

  2. Meet with colleges of osteopathic medicine nationwide to learn about becoming a physician. Free for all prospective students and advisors to attend, June 8 from 12-6 pmLearn more and register.

  3. Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine - Register for a Pre-Vet Presentation or Tour.

  4. Register for the AAMC Virtual Medical School Fair: The Road Less Traveled: Nontraditional Pathways to Medical School, June 24 from 11 am - 4 pm. Register here.

  1. NAAHP Prehealth Opportunities During the Pandemic Ideas Summary
  2. During COVID-19, check out these virtual shadowing opportunities:

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 Health Professions Coordinator
Bridgewater State University 

How to Make an Appointment

Appointments are available for current students and alumni
Appointments are remote through Zoom, Teams, or Phone
To make an appointment, email 

Follow Us

Instagram: @BSU_Prehealth

Twitter: @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