Health Professions

Siena College helps prepare students for health professions through an integrated program of academic learning and service experience.  These careers include:

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Physician’s Assistant
  • Physical Therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Veterinary Medicine

The health professions advisor provides information about careers in the health professions and assists students in achieving their career goals.  Specific responsibilities include: 

  • Advising students considering careers in the health professions
  • Assisting students in selecting schools compatible with their aspirations and credentials
  • Assisting students in the application process
  • Monitoring the application progress and acting as a liaison between the candidate and the professional schools
     

Siena College has serveral articulation agreements in place, should a student choose to attend a program that is offered in cooperation with one of its partners.

Siena Students have been successful in gaining admission to professional schools.  The health professions advisor assists students with the process of applying to health professional schools.

Meet the Advisor

 

Elizabeth Brookins, Ph.D. is Siena's Health Professions Advisor. She provides information about careers in the health professions and assists students in achieving their career goals. Brookins oversees twelve cooperative programs in medicine, dentistry, optometry and podiatry.

 

For additional information about health professions, please contact Dr. Elizabeth Brookins at 518-782-6909 or ebrookins@siena.edu