Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Considering applying to dental school? Join us on May 18 for a free, online webinar, Utilizing Your Prehealth Advisor Today, for a Successful Tomorrow. You’ll hear first-hand from health professions advisors how you can better engage them as a key resource on your path to dentistry. Our panel will share three critical ways prehealth advising can help you become a successful, well-prepared dental school applicant. Topics include academic readiness, campus and community engagement and career exploration.
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education
Director of Health Professions Advising
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Carol Baffi-Dugan is Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education and Director of Health Professions Advising at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM). She has worked with prehealth students, including predental students, for 35 years, first at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and for the past 29 years at TUSDM.
Francisco Castelan, M.S.
Prehealth Advisor, Pre-Graduate and Pre-Professional Advising
Center for Career Discovery and Development
Georgia Institute of Technology
With over 10 years of experience, Francisco Castelan recently joined the Center for Career Discovery and Development at Georgia Institute of Technology as their new Pre-Health Advisor. He is one of the Co-chairs to the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP) 2016 National Conference in Minneapolis, MN, and volunteers his time with the non-profit organization Tour for Diversity in Medicine.
Cassandra Flambouras, M.A.
Associate Director, UChicago Careers in Health Professions
University of Chicago
Ms. Flambouras provides advice and counseling to students interested in careers in the health professions as they determine their best career pathway and how to attain their goals, identifying with them both the academic and personal preparation best suited to their needs and those of the career they ultimately choose to pursue.She brings 20 years of experience beginning as Director of Recruitment for the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago.