BGS Home » Current Students » Student Resources

Resources for BGS Students

Where to Turn with Academic, Research, or Personal Issuesstudents

Graduate Group Chair
Department Chair, if applicable
Thesis Committee Chair or Members, if applicable

BGS Director
Michael Nusbaum
nusbaum@mail.med.upenn.edu
898-1585

SOM Ombudsman
Helen Davies
daviesh@mail.med.upenn.edu
898-8733

Univ. Ombudsman
Thadious M. Davis
ombuds@pobox.upenn.edu
898-8261

Weingarten Learning Resources Center
http://www.vpul.upenn.edu/lrc/
3702 Spruce Street, Suite 300 (Stouffer Commons)

Where Else to Turn with Personal Issues

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) *
http://www.vpul.upenn.edu/caps/
898-7021 (bus hrs), 349-5490 (emerg after hrs)
133 S. 36th Street (36th & Walnut), 2nd floor
caps@pobox.upenn.edu

Penn Women’s Center *
www.vpul.upenn.edu/pwc
Felicity H. Paxton, Ph.D, Director, 8-8611
fpaxton@sas.upenn.edu
3643 Locust Walk

Vice Provost for University Life
www.vpul.upenn.edu
Sharon Smith, Student Intervention Services
sesmith@pobox.upenn.edu
3611 Locust Walk

Special Services Unit
http://www.publicsafety.upenn.edu/special-services/
Pat Brennan *, pbrennan@publicsafety.upenn.edu
4040 Chestnut Street

* for confidential discussions of certain matters