Loyola University Maryland

Pre-Health Programs


Maiju Lehmijoki WetzelLoyola’s pre-health office couples advising with meaningful programs to support your growth into a future health care leader. We emphasize rigorous academics and hands-on service in the community as a means for you to realize your full potential and your unique contribution to society at large. We offer individualized guidance that helps you thrive as a student and successfully apply to medical, dental, or other health profession graduate programs. Loyola’s pre-health program connects you to volunteer, internship, leadership, research, and job opportunities.

As the director of Loyola’s pre-health programs, I am proud to offer pre-health programming that helps you build successful habits of lifelong learning, professional excellence, and lasting service to humanity. Please make sure to join pre-health e-mail list to receive updates, information on opportunities, and weekly walk-in office hour times. I look forward to meeting the prospective and new students at our open houses or at your campus visits, and I welcome your email and phone call inquiries.

Maiju Lehmijoki Wetzel, Ph.D., B.S.N., R.N.
Email: mlwetzel@loyola.edu or prehealth@loyola.edu
Phone: 410-617-2218
Office: Donnelly Science 147

Christopher Thompson

Christopher Thompson, Ph.D.

Dr. Thompson sees the combination of service-based learning and Jesuit values at Loyola preparing students to be leaders of change