Interested in a health career?

Health Professions Advising supports students interested in pursuing health careers, from medicine to occupational therapy, optometry and veterinary medicine. Students can major in any program at ASU and still be considered a pre-health student.

Health Professions Advising offices are located on the Downtown Phoenix, Tempe and West campuses. We are here to help you choose the best pathway for you to reach your career goals.

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May 18 2021 - 12:00pm
May 26 2021 - 9:00am

Featured Student


Lauren, a biological sciences major with a concentration in biology and society, says the best part about ASU is all of the people who are willing to help you. She has had amazing professors who are willing to go out of their way to answer questions, talk to her and even write recommendations. Her pre-health advisor is always happy to answer her questions and has given great advice throughout the medical school application process.

While at ASU, Lauren has worked as a medical assistant at a sports medicine clinic in Tempe, Arizona. She began as an intern and was hired after her internship was finished. This job has been a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience working with patients. She has also been involved in a research project studying congenital heart defects at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center for the past year an a half investigating optimum post-operative oxygen and carbon dioxide levels for infants born with single ventricle heart deformities.

In addition, she volunteered weekly at Cardon Children's Medical Center at Banner Desert Hopsital in the infact branch of pediatric oncology. She spent time with children whose parents and... Continue reading