Health Professions

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My experience with the Loeb Center Health Professions Advisors as A Transfer Student

For anyone interested in pursuing medicine, I highly recommend meeting Dean Aronson and Becca Tishler from the Loeb pre-medical advising office early on–they are incredible people with invaluable knowledge and wisdom about the medical journey. For me, I met them …

By Ashley Yuen
Ashley Yuen Peer Career Advisor
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About Me – Assistant Director, Careers in Health Professions Becca Tishler

Working closely with the Health Professions Advisor, I support students and young alumni throughout their time at Amherst as they consider or pursue health-related career paths. This includes, among other things, managing the application process for those applying to medical, …

By Becca Tishler
Becca Tishler Assistant Director, Careers in Health Professions
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About Me – Program Director, Careers in Health Professions Dick Aronson ’69

“I come from a country that understands the need for hard work to overcome past destructiveness and to escape a threatened future. But, we have also learned that miracles happen with vision and spirit. The world needs that vision and …

By Richard Aronson
Richard Aronson Program Director, Careers in Health Professions
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Career Resources

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
  • Portfolio Manager and Head of Healthcare A-CAP Management
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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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Cuthbert Simpkins

  • 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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Amherst, MA 01002