Career Counseling Programs

The Office of Career Counseling strives to provide you with the necessary resources for you to succeed in your medical education and career development. Our holistic approach promotes mental and emotional wellness, financial literacy, physical health and good nutrition, with the ultimate goal of finding an optimum study-life balance. Concurrently, we follow the AAMC Careers in Medicine platform for career planning.

Careers in Medicine Platform and Career Counseling Opportunities

Careers in Medicine Platform and Career Counseling Opportunities

  • Team Building
  • Osler Group Advising
  • META
  • Introduction to Careers in Medicine (CiM)
  • Career Counseling Webinars
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Service Scholarship
  • Career Oriented Showcase
  • Clinical/Research Opportunities
  • Team Building
  • CiM Assessments - PVIPS, MSPI, and PSI
  • Osler Group Advising
  • Career Counseling Webinars
  • Student Interest Group Panels
  • Team Building
  • One-on-One Advising
  • Discipline Specific Mentoring
  • Career Counseling Webinars
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Match Preparation Webinars
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
  • National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
  • Retake - CiM Assessments - PVIPS, MSPI, and PSI
  • CiM Assessments - SIS & RPE
  • One-on-One Advising
  • Discipline Specific Mentoring
  • Career Counseling Webinars
  • Interview Skills Webinar
  • Mock Interview Week
  • Match Preparation Webinars
  • Review RPE with Advisor
Career Counseling Staff

Norma A. Pérez, MD, DrPH
Director, Career Counseling and Special Projects
noaperez@utmb.edu

Stacy Shields, PhD
Sr. Specialist for Learning and Career Counseling
seshield@utmb.edu

Erma Ceasar
ERAS Coordinator
eceasar@utmb.edu

Valerie Carmichael
MATCH Coordinator
vcarmich@utmb.edu

Joshua C. Archibald
Coordinator for Career Counseling
jcarchib@utmb.edu