Health Professions Advising
What we do:
Health Professions Advising [HPA] at Virginia Tech assists students and alumni pursuing a health care career in medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, chiropractic, occupational therapy, nursing, physician assistant, veterinary medicine, or other graduate health professions.
Any Virginia Tech student, alumna, or alumnus, in any major, can use our services. Although the majority of health professions students major in a science field, it is not required.
Where to find us:
How to speak with an advisor:
Read information for advisees. This includes info sessions, walk-in advising hours and how to schedule an appointment.
For questions or administrative assistance: email HPA@vt.edu or call (540) 231-6241.
Ms. Carol Robinson | Director of Health Professions Advising
Ms. Katie Baer Beach | Assistant Director of Health Professions Advising
Ms. Melissa Obenhaus | Health Professions Advising Program Coordinator