Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO)
University of Mississippi

Nathan Bernard

Pre-Dentistry student from Olive Branch, MS


Why did you decide to pursue this health profession? My dream is to get into dental school one day, and I felt this was the best way to reach my goal.

Major: Biology

Why did you choose this major? Biology. I chose this major because I have always enjoyed learning about the way animals think and why they do certain things and also how intricate the human body is.

How has HPAO helped you on your pre-health journey? They have let me know what classes to take way ahead of time, and they have helped me set up a path to reach my goals.

What is your most memorable HPAO experience? Just going to Dr. Taylor and talking to him about sports or about how classes are and how understanding he is.

What are your career goals? I want to one day become a Dentist and own a private practice.

What are you the happiest doing? Watching Basketball, playing basketball and Ultimate Frisbee.

What is your favorite study spot? eSports building.

What is your favorite meal in Oxford? Grilled Salmon from Boure