Health Professions

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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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What the Loeb Center has Been Like for Me

Throughout my Amherst experience, the Loeb Center has served as an incredible resource for not just finding internships but also for crafting professional resumes and cover letters. The Loeb website has a plethora of resources to help you present the …

By Carla Mattaliano
Carla Mattaliano Peer Career Advisor
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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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  • 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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Contact & Location


First Floor College Hall
155 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002