Healthcare In the News

HPO News

  • 04-25-2016: HPEC Evaluation Request Form 2016

  • 04-08-2016: Please hand in your Spring 2016 service logs!

  • 04-08-2016: Application Process Meeting Wednesday, April 27th - Mandatory for 2017 applicants

  • 04-08-2016: Medical Alumni Symposium Saturday, April 16th. Please stop by the HPO office for additional imformation

  • 01-06-2016: Is the Application Process to Medical School Evolving?

  • 11-20-2014: Additional section of Psyc. Statistics (PSYC 210) has been added to Intersession!

  • 10-26-2014: Hershey Trip News Story

  • 06-05-2014: The VMCAS is now live!

  • 06-04-2014: An article written by our very own Dr. Stephen Whittaker

  • 05-21-2014: AAVMC Webinar

  • 05-19-2014: Almost Summer!

  • 05-06-2014: 2015 AMCAS Application Open!

  • 05-05-2014: Application Process Updates 5-5-14


  • 04-20-2014: Service Logs Due Tuesday!

  • 04-10-2014: Student Government Elections Today!

  • 04-01-2014: Thank you, HPO!!

  • 03-26-2014: New Board Elected for 2014-2015 School Year!

  • 03-23-2014: 3rd Sunday of Lent: Will You Give Me a Drink?



Mary F. Engel, Ph.D. is the HPO Faculty Advisor and Director of Health-Professional School Placement and Patrick Orr, Ph.D. is the Assistant Director of Pre-Health advising. It is to your advantage to meet with Dr. Engel and Dr. Orr on occasion for advice and feedback regarding where you stand as a pre-professional student. Before visiting the office, please download, print, and complete the Self-Assessment Form if you have not yet filled one out this academic year. Then, call Dr. Engel's office at 570-941-7901 to make an appointment and bring your completed Self-Assessment form to the appointment.