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Pre-health Advisement

Stern College/Beren Campus Academic Advising

Message from Dr. Brenda Loewy
Director, Pre-health Advisement Center

Dr. Brenda Loewy
Dr. Brenda Loewy

Dear Students,

Welcome and warmest greetings!

The Pre-health Advisement Center, is available to guide students interested in the various healthcare professions: medicine, dentistry, optometry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, nursing, physician assistant, pharmacy and genetic counseling.

You are embarking upon very exciting college years that will allow you to broaden your horizons and pursue your dreams. For those of you uncertain about your career path, we will help you explore and for those that have discovered their passion we are eager to assist you achieve your aspirations.

We are very proud of our students’ accomplishments and very high acceptance rates to medical and dental school, which greatly exceed the national average. These impressive statistics reflect the outstanding quality of our curriculum and faculty as well as the high caliber of our students.

Click here for a summary of the statistics of acceptance to medical and dental school 2010-2023

I look forward to meeting each one of you. My office on Beren Campus in Room 614 at 215 Lexington Avenue. To schedule an appointment, contact me directly at

All pre-medical and pre-dental students are required to sign up for the pre-health listserv (email your address to This will allow you to receive updated information on the requirements of a successful candidate, summer clinical and research opportunities, the application process and various pre-health events.

Each year we organize a series of wide-ranging seminars in which guest speakers provide valuable insight into the various professions, as well as guidelines on admissions to their graduate programs.

Students interested in applying for the Anne Scheiber Scholarship Fund may find the application instructions here.

Our staff also includes:

Dr. Chaya Rapp
Pre-health adviser

Mr. Jeffrey Mollin
Adviser for nursing, physician assistant and physical and occupational therapy
To schedule an appointment with Mr. Mollin, email

Dr. Alyssa Schuck
Pre-health adviser

Best wishes for success!

Brenda Loewy

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