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Institutional Advancement and Alumni Relations Alumni Resources

Resources for Alumni of Drexel University College of Medicine

There are many resources available for Drexel University College of Medicine alumni, including volunteer and networking opportunities, continuing education, financial advising services and other benefits.

Volunteer Opportunities

There are many ways we encourage alumni to continue their relationships with Drexel University College of Medicine alumni and students. Learn more about volunteer opportunities for alumni.

Continuing Medical Education

Drexel University College of Medicine offers a variety of continuing medical education programs, seminars, and conferences. Please visit the continuing medical education website to learn more.

The Drexel Medicine® Physician Refresher/Re-Entry Course utilizes the College's excellence in medical education and instructional technology resources. The program includes on-site and distance-learning modules, which may be taken in sequence or independently. The program is designed for physicians wishing to return to active clinical practice, enhance their focus or area of interest, or prepare for admission to U.S. graduate medical education training programs. Learn more about the Physician Refresher/Re-Entry Course.

Benefits for Alumni

There are a variety of benefits available to Drexel University College of Medicine alumni including:

  • The Alumni Card, which grants access to the Drexel Recreation Center (membership fees apply), the Korman Computing Center, and the university libraries
  • Discounts on auto, homeowner, and renter's insurance with Liberty Mutual
  • 20% discount on continuing education programs at Goodwin College
  • 25% discount on continuing nursing education courses and conferences
  • Access to Drexel's conference services
  • 15% tuition reduction on all Drexel Online programs
  • Special health, life, pet, and travel insurance plans with American Insurance Administrators
  • Reduced hotel rates and car rental discounts through the Drexel University Travel Portal

Learn more about benefits for alumni.

Financial Planning Services

Drexel University College of Medicine has a financial planner on staff full time. He assists all students and their families, as well as alumni, with counseling and financial planning during and after their med school years. This service is designed to address the student or graduate’s entire financial picture beyond financial aid. View a full list of financial planning services and other helpful resources.

Contact

Michael R. Clancy, MBA, CFP
Director of Financial Planning
Email: michael.clancy@drexelmed.edu
Phone: 215.991.8595
Read a Q&A about financial planning from the Alumni Magazine [PDF].

See What Alumni Have to Say

I was really surprised when my daughter Andrea, a medical student, told me that the College of Medicine has an independent financial advisor who provides free, unbiased financial advice for students AND alumni.

I met with Mike Clancy twice, once for an overview of our family's financial situation, and then for a follow up after he had reviewed it. I found Mike to be experienced, knowledgeable, and — most importantly — unbiased, with no conflict of interest. This was a really useful reality check and I am implementing his suggestions for our family's financial portfolio.

I have been recommending his services to my friends, and thank the administration for its vision in making this happen.

Cherian Verghese, MD MCP/ EPPI, Department of Psychiatry Graduate, 1995; Faculty 1995-1997

Learn About Our History

The Legacy Center: Archives and Special Collections is the repository for the records and heritage of the College and its predecessor institutions. The Legacy Center recently launched a new website, Doctor or Doctress?, which helps students and anyone else interested explore American history through the stories of women physicians.

A Q&A with Joanne Murray, director of the Legacy Center [PDF], was featured in the Summer/Fall 2014 issue of the Alumni Magazine. In it, she explains the importance of the archives, and encourages alumni to donate items from their medical school days, or visit the archives to see the collection in person.

Stay Connected

Stay Connected to the Alumni Association and fellow alums

The Alumni Association wants to hear from you! Connect with us, classmates and other alums in any of the following ways:

Facebook: Drexel University College of Medicine Alumni Association
LinkedIn: Drexel University College of Medicine Alumni Association
Phone: 888.DU.GRADS (toll-free) or 215.895.ALUM (2586)
Email: medical.alumni@drexel.edu

If you have new contact information, please share it with us by calling 888.DU.GRADS (toll-free) or 215.895.ALUM (2586), or emailing medical.alumni@drexel.edu. This will ensure that you receive alumni publications, invitations and other important news.