• Curious Conversations: Pre-Health Alumni Series logo
As part of our career exploration series featuring “Curious Conversations” – informal Q&A sessions with alumni – the Pre-Health Alumni Series focuses specifically on the healthcare industry. Join faculty pre-health advisor Dr. Maria Cuevas and Pirate healthcare alumni to hear about what they do, how they got there, and what advice they’d offer you to do something similar. This session features alumni working in research science, biotech and educational administration.

Hear from:

  • Mathew Barnes ’06, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Ecology, Texas Tech University
  • Kira McEntire ’13, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology, Queens University of Charlotte
  • Carolina Boet Bowman ’07, M.Ed., Principal, St. Thomas More Parish School, Houston, TX
  • Heather Petty ’13, M.S., Senior Manager of Program Development, Xontogeny
  • Katy Eby Beckermann ’04, M.D./Ph.D., Chief Academic Fellow in Hematology/Oncology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center Ingram Cancer Center

Southwestern University supports learning wherever it takes place. The Center for Career & Professional Development contributes to the Southwestern University Student Life MOSAIC initiative by providing advising, programming and resources to help students develop as a whole person. This event helps you to:

  • Make Meaning of the Academic Experience
  • Shape Your Professional Identity