Career Conversation with Vanessa Vélez, M.D. '13

Join Cornell alumna, Vanessa Vélez, M.D. '13, for informal conversation on her career path after Cornell!

Dr. Vanessa Vélez earned her Bachelor's in Science at Cornell University in 2013 where she studied Human, Biology, Health and Society with a Global Health Minor. After college, she served as a mentor/tutor in AmeriCorps City Year Los Angeles. She then earned her medical degree at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine in Scranton, PA. Vanessa is currently a Psychiatry Resident at Hackensack Meridian Ocean Medical Center in Brick, NJ. She has interests in Integrative Psychiatry, Wellness, Therapeutic Communities and Hospice/Palliative Care.

Vanessa loves creating art, dancing, meditating and being one in nature, particularly the ocean. Please feel free to email her at and/or visit to enjoy her artwork.

See details to join Zoom meeting below.

Sponsored by the Latinx Student Success Office and the Latina/o Studies Program, Patch, Human Ecology's Association of Students of Color.