We take a holistic approach to our students’ career and professional development with integrated services to provide you with the support you need as you navigate the road to residency.

What is Career Counseling and Professional Development?

Exploration of specialty interests, CV and resume review, portfolio development, mock interviews, networking, development of noteworthy characteristics, professionalism, online presence, and more.

Career and Professional Development Counselor

Tammi Watson, MSPR



Clinical Career Advising

Mark Lee, MD, FACP

Assistant Dean of Clinical Education


Associate Dean of Student Affairs

Terri Blevins, EdD



Learning and Educational Programs: Time management, learning strategies, test preparation, test taking, test anxiety, and board preparation. 

Nicholas Santascoy, PhD

Director of Learning and Educational Programs

Assistant Professor of Learning Sciences


Kelsey Hulgan, MS

Educational Learning Specialist



Disability Services: Rocky Vista University recognizes disability as an integral part of diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive and equitable educational environment for students with disabilities.

Karyn LaTurner, MEd

Disability Officer


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Mental Health and Wellness: Development, administration, and coordination of the resources and activities of mental health and wellness services for students. Offering limited counseling/therapy to RVU students to address mental health, developmental, relational, and other concerns.

Annette Beaudry, LCSW

Director of Mental Health and Wellness


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Mental Health and Resources


Student Life and Events: Student Life and events celebrate the milestones for student doctors as they progress through their time at MCOM. Creating community outside of the classroom through advisement and oversight of student government, clubs and organizations, interest groups, volunteering, and special events.

Kate Hagenbuch, BS

Director of Student Life and Special Events