Biology Department Graduate Placement

Ever wonder where Belhaven Biology Graduates go after graduation? Click on one of the past years to find out.

2014-2015

  • CARMEN RHYMES (2015) - Nursing School - Alcorn State University
  • LINDSEY LADD (2014) - Ophthamology technician in medical practice
  • BIANCA KEY (2015) - Pharmacy tech

2013-2014

  • JAMES PRESGRAVES (2011) - Medical School - UMMC
  • ANDREW SINCLAIR (2012) - Dental School - UMMC
  • KALEY COPELAND (2015) - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC - Early Admission

2012-2013

  • CATHERINE KARLAK - Graduate School - Nutrition - M.S.
  • DAVID SPENCER (2013) - Graduate School - Microbiology - Ph.D. - UMMC
  • ROBBIE WRIGHT (2013) - Graduate School - Biochemistry - Ph.D. – UMMC
  • RICHARD WHITLOCK (2012) - Medical School – M.D. – UMMC (Business)
  • DANIEL LYONS - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC (Chemistry)
  • BRIANNA HIRSHMAN - Medical School - D.O. (Basic sciences at Belhaven)
  • AUBREY VOORBRUND PARKER - Nursing School - Jones Jr. College
  • JONATHAN WEST - Mississippi School for the Blind - Instructor

2011-2012 - Acceptances

  • ISAIAH TOLO (2012) - Graduate School – Microbiology - Ph.D. - UMMC
  • JONATHAN KALEHOFF (2011) - Medical School – M.D. - Univ. Florida Med School
    Medical School - M.D. - Florida International Univ.
    Medical School - M.D. - Univ. of South Florida
  • SAPNA NAIK - Medical School - M.D. - Jefferson Medical College – Philadelphia
  • ANGELA MEADOWS PAYNE (2010) - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • JARED WHITE - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • EMILY DEATON - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • JOHN BALL - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC (Bio I and II @ Belhaven)
  • REBEKAH DEARMIN (2011) - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC - accelerated program
  • AARON HIGGS - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC
  • MEGAN HOLTON - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC
  • CONNOR FAIRCHILD - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC – Early Admission
  • MICHAEL JONES - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC - Early Admission
  • JESSICA WISEMAN - Masters in Public Health - Ohio State University
  • RICHARD WHITLOCK - Masters in Biomedical Science - UMMC (Business)

2010-2011 - Acceptances

  • JARRETT MORGAN (2010) - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • HANNAH ALBRITTON (2009) - Medical School - M.D. - LSU - New Orleans
  • JOSHUA BLACK (2009) - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC (Chemistry)
  • KENNETH BENSON (2007) - Medical School - M.D. - L.S.U. School of Medicine
  • ANDREW SCOTT JACKSON (2010) - Dental School - Loma Linda Univ. Dental
  • GRACE MARTIN (2010) - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC
  • PATRICIA KINSEY (2009) - Nurse Practitioner - M.S.N. - Emory University
  • JENNIFER NANNEY – Occupational Therapy - M.O.T – UMMC (Humanities major).
  • RUMBI CHIPOSI (2009) - Master of Public Health - M.P.H.- Georgia State University
    Master of Public Health - M.P. H. - Univ. of Southern Miss

2009-2010 - Acceptances

  • LINDSEY BERG (2009) - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • JOAN DICKERSON (2008) - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • HANNAH JOHNSON - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC
  • MORGAN JACKSON - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC (Sports Med. Major))
  • RUMBI CHIPOSI - Nursing School - B.S.N. - Thomas Jefferson School of Nursing
    Graduate School - M.S. - Univ. of Southern Mississippi
  • JAMIE MONK - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC
  • KEFEI DUAN (2003) - Dental School - D.D.S. - UMMC (Computer major)
  • ALISA HATTEN - Dental School - D.D.S. - UMMC (Chemistry Major)
    Dental School - D.D.S. - Univ. of Tennessee at Memphis
  • ANGELA MEADOWS - Graduate School - M.S. (Microbiology) - Mississippi State
  • STEPHANIE SANCHEZ - Graduate School - M.S. - Univ. of South California
  • SUSAN DENNY - Occupational Therapy - M.S. - UMMC (Sciences @ Belhaven)
  • DIANA TATE - Medical School - D.O. - William Carey (Biochemistry @ Belhaven)
  • SAPNA NAIK - Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical - Univ. of Pennsylvania
  • EMILY DEATON - Medical Sciences program - M.S. - Mississippi College
  • RYAN MITTWEDE - Nursing School - B.S.N. - UMMC School of Nursing

2008-2009 - Acceptances

  • JERRY ZIFODYA - Medical School - M.D. - Tulane Univ. School of Medicine
    Medical School - M.D. - Johns Hopkins Univ. (Alternate)
  • PETER MITTWEDE - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC (Sports Medicine Major)
    Medical School – M.D. – Loyola Univ. Chicago - Alternate
  • THOMAS ROYALS - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC (Chemistry Major)
  • WILLIAM PHILLIPS – Medical School - M.D. - UMMC Biochemistry at Belhaven)
  • DANIEL LYONS - Graduate School - Ph.D. - Biochemistry - UMMC (Chemistry)
  • KENNETH BENSON – Graduate School – M.S. – Cell & Molecular – Louisiana Tech.
  • STEVEN THORNTON – Graduate School – M.S. – Agronomy – Purdue University
    Graduate School – M.S. – Agronomy – University of Florida
  • HANNAH ALBRITTON – Graduate School – M.S. – Microbiology–U.of S.E. Louisiana
  • CAREY KLOTZ – Graduate School – M.S. – Environmental Science – Jackson State U.
  • NEELEY JOHNSON - Physical Therapy – D.P.T. – UMMC – (Sports Medicine Major)
  • KIRBY SMITH - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC – (Sports Medicine Major)
  • JONATHAN ROBINSON - Graduate School - M.S.– Information Systems – Miss. State
  • JOSHUA GOELEIN - Nursing School – B.S.N. – Accelerated Program – UMMC (CM)
  • STEVE HARVEY - Nursing School - B.S.N. - Accelerated program – UMMC (His)
  • MELISSA MORRIS - Nursing School – B.S.N. – Baton Rouge School of Nursing
  • MORGAN WHITE - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. – NOVA - St. Augustine, Florida (SM)
  • LILLIAN CECILIA LITTLE (1996) – B.S. – Clinical Lab Sciences - UMMC
  • STEPHANIE COLLEEN WILLIS (2009) - M.S. Biomedical Sciences - UMMC (??)

2007-2008 - Acceptances

  • STEVEN FARRIS - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC
  • STEVEN FARRIS - (2006) - Physical Therapy – D.P.T. – UMMC
  • BETHANY ALLYN BARKER - (2001) - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC
  • MARY HAMILTON CHESTNUT - MSN – Nurse Practitioner – Vanderbilt Univ
    MSN – Nurse Practitioner – Emory University
  • CHERYL DENISE MIZE - Nursing School - BSN – UMMC
  • JOSHUA EAKES – School of Allied Health:Cytotechnology - UMMC
  • MATTHEW NICHOLSON - MS in Forensic Science – University of Oklahoma
  • JOSHUA STEVEN SPEED - M.S. in Biomedical Sciences - UMMC
    Ph.D. in Physiology - UMMC
  • KEFEI DUAN - M.S. in Biomedical Sciences - UMMC
  • GABRIELLE PICKLE - M.Div. in Women’s Studies – S.W. Bapt. Theo. Seminary

2006-2007 - Acceptances

  • MARLENA MATTINGLY - Medical School - M.D. - University of Kentucky
    Medical School - M.D. - University of Louisville
  • STACEY LEE - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC
  • MICHAEL FURLAN - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. – UMMC
  • KATHLEEN HALL - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - Univ. of St. Augustine
  • CAREY MARSALIS - Occupational Therapy School - M.O.T. – Univ. of Alabama
  • BRIANA NOVICK - Nursing School - BSN- UMMC
  • RUTHIE FAYE HARRIS - Nursing School - BSN - UMMC (BBA-Belhaven’96)
  • KRISTEN CARROLL MITCHELL - Nursing School - BSN - UMMC (B.S.’00)
  • ELIZABETH GIBSON - Nursing School - BSN - Emory University
  • ANNALIESE KIEPE - Nursing School - UMMC - BSN - Early Admission - 2010
  • JOSIE BRYANT - Dental Hygiene - UMMC
  • MIRIAM RANDOLPH - Nursing School - RN - Hinds Community College
  • LAURA HERRINGTON JARRETT - Medical Technology - Baptist Medical Center
  • STEPHEN ASHLEY CROWDER - Clinical Health Sciences - M.S. UMMC B.S.’04

2005-2006

  • DANIEL NEILL - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • SHARKESHIA JORDAN - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • LAURA HERRINGTON - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • ANDREW THIBODEAUX - Medical School - D.O. - Kansas City Osteopathic Med
  • BRIAN KIRBY - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. – UMMC (B.S. ’06)
  • COURTNEY HERRINGTON - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC (B.S. ’05)
  • ANGELA HOOVER - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. – UMMC (B.S.’04)
  • LATONYIA JACKSON - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - NOVA
  • CODIE LYNN WILSON - Occupational Therapy - M.A. - UMMC
  • GRACE DARBY GAITHER - Masters in Nursing - Johns Hopkins University
  • LAURA HERRINGTON - Medical Technology - Baptist Medical Center
  • JOHN SHAPIRO - Medical Technology - Baptist Medical Center
    Medical Sciences Program – M.S. – Mississippi College
  • CASEY HEITZMANN - Dental School - DDS - (courses @ Belhaven)
  • CRYSTAL BRADDY - Dental School – DDS – Meharry Medical College
    School of Dentistry
  • JARED WHITE - Medical Sciences Program – M.S. – Mississippi College
  • WILLIAM GRAHAM - Pharmacy School - Pharm.D. - Auburn University

2004-2005

  • AMANDA RUTH - Medical School - M.D. - Wake Forest University School of Medicine - Bowman Gray
  • REBECCA ROSE - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • SAMANTHA MORRIS - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • JENNIFER CRAFT BAIN - Dental School - UMMC
  • KATIE KETCHUM - Nursing School - UMMC
  • YEON-JIN KWON - Graduate School - Michigan State University - Ph.D.- Physiology
    Graduate School - State University of N.Y. - Ph.D. - Physiology
    Graduate School - University of Alabama - Ph.D. - Physiology
  • DAVID CURRENT - Physical Therapy - D.P.T. - UMMC ( 2 upper level classes)
  • JAMES MICHAEL PARNELL - Masters of Science in Nursing - UMMC
  • STACEY ANN HARDIN - Nursing School - UMMC
  • DAPHNIE JONES - Nursing School - UMMC

2003-2004

  • SHEREE ANDERSON - Nursing School - Samford University
  • KRISTI TUCKER - Master of Science in Nursing - Virginia Commonwealth Univ.
  • ERIK PINTER - Physical Therapy - M.S. - UMMC
  • KRISTIN HORTON MITCHELL - Physical Therapy - M.S. - UMMC
  • VALERIE O'BANNON - Ph.D. - Microbiology - Univ. of Minnesota
  • MATTHEW SCOTT NICHOLSON - Podiatry School - Cleveland, Ohio
  • CASEY HEITZMANN - Graduate School - UMMC (courses @ Belhaven)
  • VICKY McGEE PILKINGTON - '94 - M.D. - Ross University School of Medicine
  • TOBI BRIDGES BERRY - M.S. - Nursing Administration - USM

2002-2003

  • LINDSEY BATTE - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC - Early Decision (sciences)
  • PAUL GUNDY - Dental School - DDS - UMMC
  • LEE ANN SMITH - Physical Therapy - M.S.
  • LYDIA HAMILTON - Master of Science in Nursing - MSN - Vanderbilt University
  • HAVEN KNIGHT - Master of Science in Nursing - MSN - Vanderbilt University
  • ARTRICIA ROBINSON - Nursing School - UMMC
  • JAMILA ANDERSON - Dental Hygiene - Med College of Georgia (2.5yrs@Belhaven)
  • KIM GARRETT - Nursing School - Texas
  • ZAHRA NOROZY - Cytotechnology - UMMC
  • JAMES MICHAEL PARNELL - Nursing School - UMMC

2001-2002

  • MATTHEW JONES - Medical School - D.O.- Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • TRAVIS SCOTT CURRY - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • SUSAN McALLISTER - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • JOSHUA WRIGHT - Medical School - M.D. - Univ. of Arkansas
  • GARRET WALKER -
    Pharmacy School - Pharm.D. - Samford University
    Pharmacy School - Pharm.D. - Auburn University
  • ANDREW LEE - Dental School - Howard University
  • LARISSA ROBINSON - Master of Science in Nursing - MSN - Vanderbilt University
  • RACHEL BOMGAARS - Nursing School - UMMC
  • SARA PHILLIPS - Nursing School - UMMC
  • Nursing School - Mississippi College
  • YEON JIN KWON - Graduate School - M.S. - Catholic University Medical School
  • VALERIE O'BANNON - Graduate School - M.S. - Jackson State University

2000-2001

  • ANTHONY GANNON - Medical School - M.D. - UMMC
  • KRISTY McGILLIVRAY - Medical Technology - Mississippi Baptist Med Center
  • SAMMY JOHNSON - Nursing School - UMMC
  • SANDI VARADI - Nursing School - Methodist Hospital School of Nursing - Memphis
  • KERRI DIXON - Physical Therapy Masters - UMMC
  • MATTHEW JONES - Alternate - Medical School M.D. - Eastern Virginia
  • ELIZABETH BYRD - Nursing School - UMMC
  • SARA HARTLAND - Nursing School - UMMC
  • JOHN RENTROP - Nursing School - Univ. of S.W. Louisiana