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Henry W. Lewis III, M.A.

Director of Recruitment & Student Programs

Phone: (804) 628-8531

Email: hwlewis@vcu.edu

Henry Lewis III serves as the Director of Recruitment & Student Programs for the College of Health Professions, Dean's Office.  In this role he is responsible for managing a wide-array of College-wide services to include: student recruitment, orientation, student leadership, and graduation.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Education from the University of Florida, a Master of Arts in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and a Post-Baccalaureate Health Sciences Certificate from VCU.

In 2016, Lewis created the Black Men in Medicine campaign at VCU to increase the amount of black male students at VCU who enter the medical field, which has transformed into a student-run organization.  He has also published and presented at local, regional, and national professional conferences about his work in advising and mentoring diverse students interested in the health professions.

Prior to his role in the College of Health Profession, Lewis served as an academic advisor and instructor for pre-health, pre-professional health, and pre-law students at VCU; graduate assistant at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and special assistant in the Department of Health Education & Behavior at the University of Florida.