Student Resources
Counseling & Support Services



Medical school can be a very exciting yet challenging time. Tulane University School of Medicine is committed to providing our students free, confidential and professional counseling services. Student Health Services is available and open to all students.

Students seeking additional resources may contact one of the following:


Karen Weissbecker, LMSW, MSW, PhD, FACMG
Director of Student Support and Wellness
Hayward Genetics Center SL-31
Tulane University Medical Center
1430 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 988-6242

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