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Office of Student Affairs and Services

The mission of the Office of Student Affairs and Services is to provide access and high quality services to students enrolled in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. 

Services are provided that reflect respect for the students, recognition of the unit’s role in the development of students, and a commitment to excellence. The ultimate goal is to support medical students and equip them to achieve their highest potential in a positive learning environment that promotes personal and professional development, student well-being, and student engagement.

The Office of Student Affairs and Services includes: career and professional development, enrollment services, health and wellness, student engagement, student events and activities, student leadership development, student organizations, and student scholarships.  Services are provided across the preclinical and clinical curriculum and the seven community campuses.

Wanda D. Lipscomb, PhD
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion 
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Judith Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean for Student Wellness and Engagement
Director of Student Counseling

Julie Phillips, MD, MPH
Assistant Dean for Student Career and Professional Development

Terry J. McGovern, PhD
Assistant Director for Student Wellness and Engagement

Deana Wilbanks, MS
Coordinator of Career Counseling and Development

Katy Snider, MEd
Coordinator of Enrollment Services and College Records Officer