Dentistry

Karen Draper

  • Dentistry
Karen is a fourth year Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She hopes to go to dental school. In addition to being a peer advisor she is also a co-coordinator for the Pre-Health Ambassador Network (PHAN) an organization within HPA. She also helps coordinate the High School Pre-Health Symposium. Karen attended the 2018 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event in Orlando where she saw a mock interview and spoke with dental school admissions representatives. She also volunteers at dental events whenever she can. 
Office Hours

Fall Quarter
Wednesdays and Thursdays: 11 am - 1 pm
Fridays: 9 - 10 am

Linda Chen

  • Dentistry
Linda Chen is a fourth year majoring in Psychology with a biological emphasis and Communications. In addition to being an advisor at HPA, Linda is the assistant coordinator of didactic programming for the UC Davis Pre-Health Conference. She is also a research assistant for the AIR Lab at the MIND Institute where they study how ADHD/ADD affects the brain and various interventions to better the lives of individuals with ADHD/ADD.
Office Hours
Fall Quarter
Wednesdays: 9 am -12 pm

Claudia Tang

  • Dentistry
Claudia is a peer advisor for Dentistry. She is third year majoring in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior and minoring in Chinese. In addition to being a pre-dental peer advisor, Claudia has also been involved with planning the UC Davis Pre-Health Conference for the past 2 years as the Chair of Health Professions and the Assistant Coordinator of Interactive Programming. Furthermore, she is currently working at the Veterinary Institute for Regenerative Cures, helping to manage the department website and social media page. This past summer, she attended the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) at the University of Washington, Seattle as a dental scholar. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering with the Davis Aggie Lions Club, playing volleyball, and baking.
Office Hours
Thursday 2 - 3 pm
Fridays 10 am - 12 pm & 3 - 4 pm