Student Life

Health Services Staff

Kathy Salinger 
APN/NP-C, MSN, RN

Associate Director of Health Services
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Nurse Practitioner

847-735-5050
salinger@lakeforest.edu

Kathy Salinger received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from the State University of New York at Albany, a Master’s Degree in Nursing Administration from Marymount University, and a Post-Master’s Certificate as a Nurse Practitioner from North Park University.  This is Kathy’s ninth year at Lake Forest College but she been a nurse for over thirty years.  She is experienced in diagnosing and treating a wide range of health problems and focuses on health promotion, disease prevention, health education and counseling.  Kathy aspires to help students make wise health and lifestyle choices.

Services offered in the Health Center include:  physical examinations; illness evaluation and management; minor injury evaluation and management; sexual health (birth control, STI education/testing/treatment); prescription management; wellness and nutrition counseling; some on-site testing as well as other blood draws and laboratory services.   Services that are not performed on-site will be referred and billed to a student’s individual health insurance plan (such as x-rays, laboratory testing, and physician specialist appointments). 

Her collaborating physician is Medical Director, Dr. Lynne Belsky who is available to see students by appointment one afternoon each week.  To schedule an appointment Kathy or Dr. Belsky please contact Health Services at 847-735-5050.  



Lindsay Buckman
MSN, RN AGPCNP-BC

NorthShore University HealthSystem
Nurse Practitioner 
847-735-5050
buckman@lakeforest.edu

Lindsay Buckman received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northern Illinois University in 2008 and a Master of Science in Nursing from Loyola University Chicago in 2013.  She is a board certified Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC).  Lindsay has nursing experience in general medicine/surgery, oncology, hematology, and dermatology.  She specializes in treating acne and other skin conditions. 

Her collaborating physician is Medical Director, Dr. Lynne Belsky who is available to see students by appointment one afternoon each week.  To schedule an appointment with Lindsay, Kathy, or Dr. Belsky please contact Health Services at 847-735-5050.