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 Madison Martino to be added to the club alias.

Fall 2015 Events

Career Opportunity! Andrew Matson, PhysAssist Scribe Representative will be here to talk about the available positions and answer any questions

Monday, November 2nd at 7pm in SCIE200 (To be rescheduled)


ADVISING SESSIONS for Pre-Medical / Pre-Dental Students (Mandatory)

(Students interviewing in spring 2016)

Thursday, December 10th from 11:30-1:00 in SCIE300


ADVISING SESSIONS (for all health professions students) held from 11:30am-1:00pm in SCIE300

Thursday, September 24th (Juniors & Seniors)

Thursday, October 15th (Sophomores)

Thursday, November 19th (First Years)


Primary Care Day at Penn State University College of Medicine in Hershey, PA

Saturday, October 17th - Pre-Register by MONDAY, OCTOBER 5th and also email Kristi Waybright to reserve your seat on the van.

This program is FREE and runs from approximately 9:00am-3:30pm

Blood Borne Pathogens Workshops

Thursday, November 12th at 6pm in MCCR101 (Dara Auditorium) (Please RSVP to Kristi Waybright)

Thursday, September 17th at 6pm in SCIE300


Club Meetings

Monday, September 21st at 7pm in SCIE300



Open Discussion Lecture by Nicholas Walker Cook Osevala, '12

Nicholas will be discussing his path to medical school, including applying, interviewing, and day to day life as a med student. Don't miss this discussion!

Monday, November 9th at 7:00pm in SCIE200

Margaret Parsons from the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania

Margaret will be talking about the "Healthy Air Campaign", which supports measures to reduce air pollution and protect public health.

Wednesday, November 4th at 7:00 p.m. in SCIE200


Dr. Leonard Morneau '10

Dr. Morneau recently completed medical school and will be pursuing his residency in radiology at St. Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersy. Come learn about his medical school experience at St. George's University and his intern year of residency at Neward Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, NJ.

Thursday, October 15th at 6:00 p.m. in MAST110 (Mara Auditorium)




Executive Board Officers for 2015-2016

Madison Martino, President

Michelle Stefanelli, Vice President

Brandon Keleman, Secretary

Joslynn Watkins, Treasurer

Carolyn Marcello, 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.