Careers in Allied Health


Location: 512 Duncan Student Center

Six Notre Dame alumni and professional panelists will participate in a discussion to talk about their own personal career paths and chosen professions as well as provide insight into the broader healthcare industry. There will be prepared questions for the panel, but questions from the audience are strongly encouraged. A networking session will follow the panel.


Katrina Conrad
Assistant Director for Student Well-Being at the McDonald Center for Student Well-Being

Fran McDonald
CEO of McDonald Physical Therapy

Valerie Pope
Speech/Language Pathologist at South Bend Community School Corporation

Melissa Buddie
Child and Adolescent Therapist at OaklawnPsychiatric Center

Adam Urbanski
Optometrist at Smoke Vision Care

Jeff Costello
Chief Financial Officer Beacon Health System, Inc.

  • Open to all undergrad students
  • Attire is business casual

Questions? Call the Center for Career Development at 574-631-5200 or email



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