The Office of Health ProfessionsHealth Professions


The Office of Health Professions supports Gustavus students and alumni with prerequisite course planning, gaining experience and graduate application assistance. Volunteer

Support and advice is available to students considering a range of health professions, some include:

 Click here for: Additional Health Profession Areas

Pre-Health Faculty Resources

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Health Professions Library

Contact Health Profession Specialists:

To schedule an appointment with Heather or Heidi, call 507-933-7575, email, or stop in to the Career Development Office- 209 Johnson Student Union. 

Heather Banks, Senior Health Professions Specialist, 507-933-7575 To schedule a virtual appointment email,

Specialist areas: Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Optometry, Speech/Language Pathology, Podiatry and other not listed areas.


Heidi Selzler-Bahr, Health Professions Specialist,, 507-933-7575 To schedule a virtual appointment email,

Specialist areas: Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Veterinary Medicine, Nursing, Surgical First Assistant, Public Health or still deciding.

Updated 1/2/0222 HB