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Pre-Health Professional Advisors

The Health Professions Advising Office within Ogden College of Science and Engineering (OCSE) exists to advise students who are interested in entering a health profession.  Students that are pursuing a major within OCSE should be assigned one of the advisors that are listed below by the end of their Sophomore year.

Mr. Larry Byrd

Larry Byrd
Department of Chemistry
Office: TCCW 409
Phone: 270-745-6018
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Pharmacy
Dr. Eric Conte
Eric Conte, Ph.D
Department of Chemistry
Office: TCCW 404
Phone: 270-745-6019
eric.conte@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical

Dr. Ken Crawford

Ken Crawford, Ph.D.
Ogden College of Science and Engineering Dean's Office
Office : COHH 2103
Phone: 270-745-4449
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Physician Assistant, Pre-Physical Therapy, and Pre-Podiatry
Dr. Darwin Dahl
Darwin Dahl, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Office:  TCCW 113B
Phone:  270-745-5074
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical and Pre-Pharmacy
Dr. Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy
Rajalingam Dakshinamurthy, Ph.D
Department of Chemistry
Office: TCCW 115
Phone: 270-745-2136
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical and Pre-Pharmacy
Dr. Fred DeGraves
Fred DeGraves, DVM, Ph.D.
Department of Agriculture
Office:  EST 235
Phone:  270-745-5960
fred.degraves@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Veterinary
Dr. Steve Huskey
Steve Huskey, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCCW 336
Phone:  270-745-2062
steve.huskey@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Physical Therapy and Pre-Veterinary
 Dr. Rodney King
Rodney King, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCCW 331
Phone: 270-745-6910
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Pharmacy
Dr. Lester Pesterfield
Lester Pesterfield, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Office:  TCCW 125-D
Phone:  270-745-3603
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Optometry, and Pre-Pharmacy
Dr. Nancy Rice
Nancy Rice, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCCW 329
Phone:  270-745-5995
nancy.rice@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical and Pre-Optometry
Dr. Michael Smith
Michael Smith, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCCW 345
Phone:  270-745-2405
michael.smith1@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, and Pre-Optometry
Dr. Ajay Srivastava
Ajay Srivastava, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office: TCCW 351
Phone: 270-745-6008
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical
Dr. Michael Stokes
Michael Stokes, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCCW 335
Phone:  270-745-6009
michael.stokes@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Veterinary
Dr. Wieb Vandermeer
Wieb Vandermeer, Ph.D.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Office:  TCCW 227
Phone:  (270)745-6205
wieb.vandermeer@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Optometry, and Pre-Pharmacy
Mr. Chris Crutchfield
Chris Crutchfield
Ogden College of Science and Engineering Dean's Office
Office: COHH 2102
Phone: 270-745-6471
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physician Assistant, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Podiatry, and Pre-Veterinary
 

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