Pre-Health Professions Club

GatesThe Gettysburg College Pre-Health Professions Club is open to everyone who is considering a career in medicine or an allied health profession. Working closely with the Health Professions Committee and such College services as the Center for Career Development, the PHPC seeks to provide a forum for students interested in learning more about possible health professions careers through regular club meetings, discussions, guest speakers, field trips, volunteer work, conferences, and graduate and professional school fairs. Come join us!

Club members will be notified of speakers and events through email, once they have completed the Health Professions Registration form and submitted to Kristi Waybright.

If you are interested in receiving emails specific to the Pre-Health Professions Club, please email Bryan Procopio to be added to the club alias.

If you have attended a Blood Borne Pathogens Workshop this semester, please pick up your certificate at Masters Hall, room 111.

Spring 2015 Events

April 24 at 12pm - Jeffery De Bellis '94, will lecture about being a licensed Physical Therapist in PA. PLEASE RSVP in Gettysburg Works. Food provided!

Jeffrey De Bellis is a New Jersey Licensed Physical Therapist and Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist.  Jeffrey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Allied Health Sciences from Gettysburg College (Gettysburg, PA), an Associates of Applied Sciences as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Bergen Community College (Paramus, NJ), and a Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Dominican College (Blauvelt, NY).

March 19th at 7pm - Club Meeting in Science Center 300. Presenters:  Major Reynolds and SFC Corbett of US Army medical recruiting.

March 19 from 5-6pm in Science Center, room 200:  Temple University Visit - Pre-Med Students (RSVP to New York Chiropractic College.

Tuesday, February 3rd at 7pm in Science Center, room 200.  Pizza and drinks provided, but please RSVP to Brandon Kelemen if you can attend.


Fall 2014 Events

Thurs., Sept. 25, 5:30 p.m.: Pre-Health Club Party, Science Center 200

Sat., Oct. 4, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.: Primary Care Day at Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA - register online at no later than Monday, September 29th for the program and RSVP to Kristi Waybright in order to secure your spot in the van.

Tues., Nov. 4, 7:00 p.m.:  Guest speaker, Dr. Little, Orthopedic Surgeon.  Location TBD. Please email Brandon Kelemen to RSVP!




Executive Board Officers for 2015-2016

Madison Martino, President

Michelle Stefanelli, Vice President

Brandon Keleman, Secretary

Joslynn Watkins, Treasurer

Carolyn Marcello and Betsy Atkinson, Senate Representative

Katy Mattson, Club Advisor


This is a very active club that welcomes you to join and participate!  Questions? Feel free to contact a member of the Executive Board.

The Pre-Health Professions Club is open to anyone considering a career in a health profession and seeks to provide a regular forum for students interested in learning more about a health professions career through regular club meetings, guest speakers, field trips, volunteer work, conferences, and more.