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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: TCNW 323
Phone: 270-745-6018
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Pharmacy

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
 
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
 
Dr. Darwin Dahl
 
Darwin Dahl, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Office:  TCNW 309
Phone:  270-745-5074
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:  TCNW 205-G
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:  TCNW 205E
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:  TCNW 113
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:  TCNW 205-A
Phone:  270-745-2405
michael.smith1@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Dental, Pre-Medical, and Pre-Optometry
 
Dr. Chad Snyder
 
Chad Snyder, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry
Office:  TCCW 419
Phone:  270-745-3271
chad.snyder@wku.edu
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical
 
Dr. Ajay Srivastava
 
Ajay Srivastava, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office: TCNW 223
Phone: 270-745-6008
Pre-Health Advising Areas: Pre-Medical
 
Dr. Michael Stokes
 
Michael Stokes, Ph.D.
Department of Biology
Office:  TCNW 217
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

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