Health Professions


The Health Professions Advisory program at HWS is an accredited pre-health curriculum that is recognized by graduate schools and prepares students for admission tests as well as research positions. The program provides clinical internships, skill training and community service experiences along with assistance during the application process in the form of editing help, workshops, test preparation and mock interviews.


Hand-Drawn Videos Teach Med Students

The winner of the Physics Department’s 2017 Albert Holland Physics Lecture Competition, Christopher Demas ’17, who presented on the physics behind rainbows on Monday in Eaton Hall. --- students competed for a prize of $750 dollars.Histology, the study of the microscopic organization of tissues, is a foundational science for medical and pre-medical students. Christopher Demas ’17, a student at Alpert Medical School of Brown University,…
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Tapper ’64 Funds Scientific Research

Tapper2Working closely with the HWS science faculty, fellow alums and supporters of the Colleges’ programs in science, Dr. Edward Tapper ’64 is making dreams and opportunities for student research in…
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St. Peter ’18 Wins Fulbright to Taiwan

St Peter Lauren-00037BA recipient of the prestigious U.S. Fulbright Student Award, Lauren St. Peter ’18 will travel to Taiwan this summer to begin her one-year tenure as an English Teaching Assistant on…
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HWS Alums Making History in Olympic Gold Win

Shirtz_PierreWhen the U.S. Women’s Hockey Team won the Olympic gold for the first time in 20 years, Team Physician Dr. Allyson Shirtz Howe ’94, NBC Sports Analyst Pierre McGuire ’83…
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Farash Scholarships Supporting Student Access

For the past six years, the Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation has been helping local HWS students who are the first in their families to attend college reach their…
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