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Greetings from Health Professions

It has been 50 years in May since the spring morning when, along with my medical school classmates, I took a sacred and ancient oath to alleviate human suffering and promote healing. As I reflect back on my career as …

By Richard Aronson
Richard Aronson Program Director, Careers in Health Professions
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Video: How a $1 Billion Gift Changed Lives

Students from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine react to the $1 billion donation from philanthropist Ruth Gottesman.

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center
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The Envelope Please: BU’s Graduating Medical Students Match to Their Future

Darienne Madlala graduated from Amherst in 2016 with a B.A. in history. After serving in the Pesce Corps for two years, she subsequently matriculated at Boston University School of Medicine. We keep in touch with our prehealth students well beyond …

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center
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Career Resources

In addition to Handshake, we compiled a list of jobs and internship sites.

Summer days at Amherst College are among the busiest of the year for Dr. Richard Aronson ’69, a physician who …

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Beselot Birhanu

  • Fourth-year Medical Student Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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Wendy Halpern

  • Veterinary Pathologist Genentech
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Newton Juhng

  • New York, New York
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Christina Nieves

  • Community Research and Evaluation Specialist Center for Health Equity and Community Wellness
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Thierry Pauyo

  • Professor of Orthopedic Surgery McGill University
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Jodie Simms-MacLeod

  • Midwifery Director University of Tennessee Medical Center
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  • Sosland Missouri Endowed Chair in Trauma Services/Chief Innovation Officer UMKC School of Medicine and Vivacelle Bio, Inc
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Will Turner

  • New York City, New York
  • Practicing Hospitalist and Associate Professor of Medicine Columbia University Irving Medical Center
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Gabriela Ulloa

  • First-year Resident Physician in Pediatrics NYU Langone
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