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Pre-Health Professions Advising Directory

*Please look to find your advising area BEFORE contacting an advisor. Make sure that you have the correct advisor for your health advising area*

Interim Advising for Pre-Health

General Advising Questions
Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental, Pre-Chiropractic
Pre-Veterinary, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Physical Therapy
BSHS-HS, BSHS-Pre-OT
Valentin Garica (He/Him)

Academic Advisor

Advising Areas: Physician Assistant, Veterinary Medicine, Optometry

 Valentin Garcia, a health science advisor

(208) 373-1830

valentingarcia@isu.edu

Meridian Campus

Krystal Scott Lyman

Health Science Advisor

Advising Areas: Physical Therapy

Krystal Scott Lyman, EMS advisor for ISU.

(208) 373-1760

krystalscott@isu.edu

Meridian Campus

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Yaritza Barrera (She/Her)

Health Science Advisor

Advising Areas: Community and Public Health, Dental Hygiene, Dietetics, Medical Laboratory Science, Radiographic Science

Yaritza Barrera, a health-science advisor

(208) 282-1451

yaritzabarrera@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Peer Advising

Kari Koon, a health-science peer advisor
Kari Koon (She/Her)

(208) 282-2172

hlthprof@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Advising Areas: General Health Science

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Meridian Pre-Health Advising

Dana Gaudet an advisor for ISU
Dana Gaudet (She/Her)

(208) 373-1706

danagaudet@isu.edu

Meridian Campus

Advising Areas: Medical Laboratory Science, Pre-Physician Assistant, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Pharmacy

*Also advises Treasure Valley students for programs in Pocatello

Pharmacy

Cynthia Tillotson, an advisor for ISU 
Cynthia Tillotson

(208) 282-3223

cynthiatillotson@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Advising Areas: Pharmacy                                                                                                                                                              

                                                                                                                 

Ronda Mahl, an advisor for ISU
Ronda Mahl (She/Her)

(208) 282-4597

rondamahl@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Advising Areas: Pharmacy

You can schedule an appointment with Ronda through phone or email

 
Linda Hensen-Jackson (She/Her)

lindajackson@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Advising Areas: Pharmacy

Emergency Medical Services

Krystal Scott Lyman, EMS advisor for ISU.
Krystal Scott Lyman

(208) 373-1760

krystalscott@isu.edu

Meridian Campus

Advising Areas: Paramedic Science, Homeland Security and Emergency Management,

Fire Services Administration, Bachelor of Science Health Science-Emergency Medical Services Concentration

Nursing

 Karen Ludwig, an advisor for ISU
Karen Ludwig

(208) 282-4481

karenludwig@isu.edu

Pocatello Campus

Advising Areas: Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing

 

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Kim Gratiot

(208) 373-1784

kimgratiot@isu.edu

Meridian Campus

Advising Areas: Accelerated Nursing, Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing, BS Completion

 

Rehabilitation & Communication Sciences

Ali Crane, an advisor for ISU 
Ali Crane

(208) 373-1706

alicrane@isu.edu 

Meridian Campus

Advising Areas: Communication Sciences & Disorders, Pre-Speech Language Pathology,

Pre-Audiology, Sign Language Studies, Sign Language Interpreting                                                                                              

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