Dr. Niels Sorensen ’70 Will Speak at Dinner With a Health Professional Alum on Feb. 17 St. Thomas Newsroom February 9, 2011 The Health Professions Advisory Committee and the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences will host the third Dinner with a Health Professional Alum from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17.Dr. Niels SorensenDr. Niels Sorensen ’70, a surgeon and CAS Advisory Board member, will speak about his path to becoming a physician and what it’s like to be a surgeon. He established a scholarship in 2006 for pre-medical students and is helping to create a mentorship program for students in the health professions.Registration is limited; preference will be given to students who are interested in a career in medicine and who previously have not attended a Dinner with a Health Professional Alum. To apply, e-mail Dr. Roxanne Prichard, (651) 962-5043, indicating your class year, major, and a short statement about why you are interested in attending.