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Dr. Susan Meacham

Career Advisor for Health Professions Advising

Dr. Susan Meacham joined the staff of Career and Professional Development in January 2024. She grew up in Blacksburg and is a Virginia Tech alum as a two-time graduate of the Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise. Susan has enjoyed serving as a faculty member through her teaching, research, and advising in various health professions in her former positions at higher education institutions. She is glad to return home and welcomes the opportunity to bring her experiences to Health Professions Advising.

Key Responsibilities

Advocate and career advisor for pre-medical and pre-health students and alumni.


Ph.D., Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise
Virginia Tech

M.S., Foods & Nutrition
University of Georgia

B.S., Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise
Virginia Tech