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Academic Counseling & Support

Students who anticipate academic or personal struggles during their four-year journey through medical school should be in contact with Emily Holt Foerst, the Director of Academic Counseling & Enrichment Services. Individuals who choose to meet with Emily will be able to gain insight into a variety of elements that foster academic and personal success including:


In addition to working with Emily Holt Foerst, students can seek guidance and support with the following people:

  • Dr. Aubrey Knight, MD - Senior Dean for Student Affairs
  • Any PBL Facilitator with whom the student feels comfortable
  • Any faculty member with whom the student feels comfortable

For additional information, explore resources highlighted in the Academic Counseling & Enrichment Services section of the website.