Health Professions Advising

Leslie Bell
Interim Health Professions Advisor

The Health Professions Advising Office is located on the third floor of Bristol Center.

Welcome to the health professions advising program at Hamilton College.  Hamilton offers a multitude of opportunities to help you prepare for your desired profession, and there is no one formula you must follow to find success. Many of you are certain of the profession you want to pursue, and others have many possible careers to investigate before a choice is made. The health professions advising program is here to guide you. We will present programs throughout the year to give you information, and you will have every opportunity to choose  any major you want  and classes that are meaningful while you are preparing for your goal.

Whether you're interested in  medicine, dentistry, physical therapy, physician assistant programs, public health, veterinary medicine or any of the other health professions, our advising program is designed to offer you information, encouragement and guidance. The information on this site is not intended too substitute for one-on-one advising. Leslie Bell, the interim coordinator of health professions advising, looks forward to meeting with you early in your academic career, and she hopes to assist you as proceed toward your goals.

Advising services offered:

  • assistance in planning academic program
  • assistance in exploring study abroad options
  • advice on participating in community service activites
  • assistance in gaining shadowing/clinical experiences
  • preparation of professional school recommendations
  • help with applications
  • interview preparation