Alumni Speaker Panel Highlights Health Care Professions

SUNY Cortland’s 2011-12 Alumni Speaker Series continues Tuesday, Nov. 15, with a panel discussion intended for students who want to pursue jobs in the health professions.

The informal discussion takes place at 7 p.m. in Corey Union Exhibition Lounge. It is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Panelists include Mary E. Doss ’93, a physician’s assistant/nurse practitioner for Amin El-Hassan, M.D., of AMP Urology and Nada Salman, M.D., a general practitioner; Paul T. Gugerty ’89, a physical therapist/contractor for Cortland Country Health Department, Cortland Regional Medical Center and OCM BOCES; Ellyn Geller Roloff ’75, a physical therapist for Upstate University Hospital at Community General; and Maj. Howard Lang CRNA USAR ’71, RN anesthetist for Veterans Affairs Medical Center and president of HCG Enterprises Inc.

The health professions panel is the second of six discussions planned with alumni professionals throughout the academic year. The remaining Alumni Speaker Series events, which begin at 7 p.m., include:

  • Sport management professionals on Tuesday, Feb. 7, in Corey Union Exhibition Lounge;
  • Business and economics professionals on Monday, Feb. 20, in Brockway Hall Jacobus Lounge;
  • Professionals in the human services and helping professions on Tuesday, March 20, in Corey Union Exhibition Lounge; and
  • Professionals involved with recreation and leisure on Tuesday, April 3, in Corey Union Exhibition Lounge.

The Alumni Speaker Series is sponsored by the Alumni Affairs Office and Career Services. For more information, contact Career Services at (607) 753-4715.