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Academic Advising

Drexel University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions recognizes academic advising to be a critical component of the educational experience of its student’s. CNHP’s Department of Student Services seeks to provide studentā€centered academic advising services by building relationships, collaborating, and providing students with the tools and resources they need to be successful.

"Our professional academic advisors assist students in reaching their individual, personal, and academic goals. Through a collaborative and proactive practice, students better understand their own individual needs and make informed choices. Academic advisors are at the forefront of student success; as leaders in the academic community, liaisons with university partners, and the face of student advocacy."

— Alis Panzera, Assistant Dean of Student Services, akp39@drexel.edu

Anthony Ginexi Headshot

"The CNHP academic advisors are committed to supporting, encouraging and engaging students in the active pursuit of personal and academic success."

— Anthony Ginexi, Director of Student Services, acg84@drexel.edu

You can locate your academic advisor below.
The quickest way to reach your advisor is by email. Please allow two business days for a response.

  Academic Advisor

Email

   Programs
Brian AndersonBrian Anderson
Graduate Nursing Manager
 bga28@drexel.edu
 
  • Women’s Health/Gender Related Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
Academic Advisor Heather Anderson HeadshotHannah Anderson
Manager of Health Professions
 hea26@drexel.edu
  • Behavioral Health Counseling last names A-L
  • Culinary Arts and Science last names A-L
  • Health Sciences last names A-H, Sd-Z
  • Hospitality Management last names A-L
  • Nutrition and Foods
  • Master in Family Therapy last names A-C
  • Human Lactation Certificate
  • Advanced Medical Billing & Coding last names A-L
  • Exercise Science minor

Leslie CalimerLeslie Calimer
Assistant Director UG Nursing

 

 lc39@drexel.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (No Co-op) - last names A-Z (2021-2022)
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Readmission last names A-Z (2011-2018)
  • ADN-BSN Concurrent Enrollment Program last names A-Z (2018-2021)
  • ADN-BSN Concurrent Enrollment Program last names A-L (2022-2023)
  • RN-BSN-MSN last names A-Z (2018-2021) A-L (2022-2023)

dragon-icon-place-holderMarina Ceneviva
Academic Advisor

mrc386@drexel.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Co-op) last names D-I
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated Career Entry) last names D-I
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Program last names D-I
dragon-icon-place-holderKirsten Connolly
ACE Nursing Admission & Retention Manager
kjb52@drexel.edu 
  • Nurse Anesthesia
Paul-c.headshotPaul Cortopassi
Academic Advisor
pbc36@drexel.edu  
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Co-op) last names Mo-Sa
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated Career Entry) last names Mo-Sa
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Program last names Mo-Sa
eastwrood-headshotAbigail Eastwood
Academic Advisor
 ae566@drexel.edu
  • Complimentary and Integrative Health 
  • Complementary and Integrative Therapies
  • Nursing Education
  • Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Clinical Research
  • Non-matriculated

Shannon EdwardsShannon Edwards
Undergraduate Nursing Manager

 

sle63@drexel.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Co-op) last names A-C
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated Career Entry) last names A-C
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Program last names A-C
Amanda FreibergAmanda Freiberg
Assistant Director GR Nursing
aep86@drexel.edu
  • Family/Individual Across the Lifespan Nurse Practitioner last names A-M
Courtney KaiserCourtney Gies (Kaiser)
Academic Advisor
 cak367@drexel.edu
  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • MSN Public Health Nursing
  • Post-Masters Certificate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Family/Individual Across the Lifespan Nurse Practitioner last names N-Z
jessica-headshotJessica Kimpel
Academic Advisor
  jmk564@drexel.edu         
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Co-op) last names J-Mi
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated Career Entry) last names J-Mi
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Program last names J-Mi

dragon-icon-place-holderAdelina Marini
Academic Advisor

am5246@drexel.edu

  • Health Sciences last names I-Sc
  • Physician Assistant Program last names A-L
  • Medical Billing & Coding last names M-Z

dragon-icon-place-holderAndrea Perry
Senior Academic Advisor

amm26@drexel.edu

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Co-op) last names Sb-Z
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Accelerated Career Entry) last names Sb-Z
  • RN-BSN Degree Completion Program last names Sb-Z
Sam PriceSam Price
Senior Academic Advisor
 swp38@drexel.edu
  • Leadership in Health Systems Management
  • Quality, Safety & Risk Management
  • Healthcare Simulation
  • Nursing Innovation
  • Undeclared
Kelly QuigleyKelly Quigley
Senior Academic Advisor

kdn35@drexel.edu


  • Culinary Arts and Science M-Z
  • Health Services Administration
  • Hospitality Management M-Z
  • Physician Assistant Program last names M-Z
  • Last names M-R MA Art Therapy and Counseling,
    MA Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling,
    MS Music Therapy and Counseling
Kate SklandanekKate Skladanek, EdM
Senior Academic Advisor

 

krp48@drexel.edu

  • MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Primary and Acute Care Dual Nurse Practitioner
Rhonda WittlinRhonda Wittlin
Assistant Director Health Professions
 rwittlin@drexel.edu
  • Certificate in Substance Use Disorder
  • Behavioral Health Counseling last names M-Z
  • Master in Addictions Counseling
  • Master in Family Therapy last names D-Z
  • Doctor of Couple and Family Therapy
  • PhD in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Creative Art Therapy PHD Program
  • Last Names A-L, S-Z: MA Art Therapy and Counseling,
    MA Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling,
    MS Music Therapy and Counseling