Safe Zone

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine is an inclusive learning environment and participates in the Virginia Tech Safe Zone Program.

Students are welcome to contact any faculty or staff member throughout the year. The following list of faculty and staff have received formal training on LGBTQ+ student support.

Certified SafeZone Faculty & Staff Members

Emily M. Holt


Beth Ipock, EdD

Rita McCandless
School of Medicine Library

Barbara Parshall
1 Riverside, Admissions

Jennifer Slusher, PhD, LPC
Jefferson College of Health Sciences 4th floor

Angelica Stovall

Adelaida Strambol

Lauren Wiley 
1 Riverside Circle, Admissions