In alignment with county, city and campus recommendations, Health Professions Advising will be working remotely by offering phone appointments and workshops via Zoom. To schedule an appointment with an advisor, visit Please visit our the Upcoming Events Page for Announcement and Updates and Facebook page to learn more. If you have any questions, please email

Susana Kalish

  • Physician Assistant, Genetic Counseling, Physical Therapy, & Occupational Therapy
Susana is a fourth year Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior major and Spanish minor. She was an ambassador for the Pre-Health Ambassador Network (PHAN) and is now a peer advisor, and hopes to become a Physician Assistant. On campus, she volunteers for the Knights Landing One Health Center student-run clinic.
Office Hours
Spring Quarter Advising Hours:
Monday's 1 pm - 4 pm
Tuesday's 1 pm - 3 pm
Wednesday's 4 pm - 6 pm

Mai Yer Thao

  • Physician Assistant, Nursing, & Chiropractic Medicine
Mai Yer Thao is a fourth year Biological Psychology major advising for Pre-PA and Pre-Nursing. She is interested in becoming a Physician Assistant in the future. Mai Yer is a member of the Pre-Health Ambassador Network at HPA and coordinator of the UC Davis High School Symposium. Outside of work, she actively participates in community service events with the UC Davis Undergraduate Psychology Association and plays tennis with the club team on campus.
Office Hours
Spring Quarter Advising Hours:
Monday through Thursday: 12 pm - 4 pm
Friday's 9 am - 12 pm

Lillian Wu

  • Physician Assistant, Nursing, & Pharmacy
Lillian is a fourth year Biopsychology major. Outside of advising for HPA, she is part of the UC Davis Pre-Health Conference Leadership Team. The 2020 Conference will be her second year as a Coordinator for the Conference, and her third year involved with Conference. She also actively participates in service events through her involvement in her pre-health sorority. She was also part of the Professional Sorority & Fraternity Council as the VP of Professional Development, and is the President for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. She is also a certified Crisis Counselor. In her free time, she loves to walk her dog, exercise, cook, and spend time with friends and family. 
Office Hours
Summer Advising Hours:
Monday through Friday 10:30 am - 11:30 am , 1 pm - 3:30 pm