Health Professions Advising Staff

The Health Professions Advising Office's principal mission is to support pre-health students and alumni as they navigate their journey toward a professional health program.

The Health Professions Advising staff includes:

Faculty Chair, Health Professions Advising: Gregory Johnson

Thompson Hall 257H
CMB #1088

Gregory Johnson, Ph.D., Biology, is the faculty pre-health advisor and Chair of the Health Professions Advising Committee. Greg joined the University of Puget Sound in 2009 and teaches a wide range of biology courses. He has been involved with the Health Professions Advising Committee since 2017. 

To schedule an appointment with Greg (in-person or virtual), visit

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Health Professions Advisor:
Nova Fergueson 

Thompson Hall 203
CMB #1007 

Nova Fergueson, M.S. is the Health Professions Advisor and is a member of the Health Professions Advising  Committee. Nova has an extensive background in academic advising at both public and private institutions, and joined the University of Puget Sound community in 2019.

To schedule an appointment with Nova (in-person or virtual) visit


HPA office building