Health Professions Advising Community

The Health Professions Advising Community is for advisors who work with students preparing for careers in the health professions, ranging from medicine, dentistry, and optometry to nursing, pharmacy, and other areas of health care. The focus of this community is to provide a means for sharing best practices, exchanging ideas, discussing current trends and creating resources that can help advisors better help their students. If you would like to get more involved in the areas listed below, email the Chair:

  1. Write, submit, and present a proposal to a regional or national conference
  2. Lead a project or subcommittee for this group to create resources or host an online discussion
  3. Represent us at a regional or national conference
  4. Serve on the Steering Committee

2019 Annual Conference Sessions

Training Students for the Fight: Using Proactive Outreach and Programming for Students Applying to Competitive Programs 
Date: October 21st, 2019
Time: 9:15am 10:15am
Room: Ballroom B

Advising Power: Holistic Approach to Student Success, Academics, Life Factors, and Career Readiness
Date: October 21st, 2019
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Room: M019-110

Hot Topics

Two things you need to know about working in health professions advising:

  • How best to help students prepare for the careers in selective admissions programs in health professions.
  • Discovering the resources that are available on your campus to assist this student population.

Current Chair

Kimberly Taylor
Texas Women's University

2019 Annual Conference

Join us at our Business Meeting in Louisville!
Date: October 23rd, 2019
Time: 9:15am - 10:15am
Room: L020