Welcome to Career Advising

We are excited to partner with you on your career planning and success.  

All incoming students are assigned a career advisor. You will meet with your career advisor at least once in your first year, and as often as you would like throughout your time in medical school.

Meet the Team

Tonja Brown, she/her/hers

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Career Advisor

Advisor for Idaho and Spokane students



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Linh Ngo, she/her/hers

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Career Advisor

Advisor for Alaska, Montana, and Seattle (Olympic) students



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Sarah Thomson, she/her/hers

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Director & Career Advisor

Advisor for Seattle (Cascade) and Wyoming students



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Connect with Our Team:

Come to Office Hours

For short (10-15 minute) questions and conversations with a Career Advisor Monday-Wednesday, 12:00-1:00 p.m. PT

Office Hours with Career Advising via Zoom
Attend an Upcoming Event

Group sessions designed for you

Workshops and Events
Email the Office

Send your questions to our office and we will answer them or suggest a meeting

Email Us
UWSOM & National Specialty Data and Reports

Access the most often used specialty data and reports

Specialty Data & Reports
Office Mission & Values

Read how we approach our work and the values that center us

Mission & Values
Student Advisory Board

Student input is central to our work - learn more about the Student Advisory Board

Student Advisory Board