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First Medical Partnership Students Inducted into AOA and GHHS

On Monday, April 22, 2013, eight students from the AU/UGA Medical Partnership were recognized as some of the newest members of Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Honor Society.

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) is the only national honor society for medicine in the United States.  Founded in 1902, AOA fosters honesty and higher ideals of scholastic achievement.

Medical Partnership students who were inducted are:

  • Paul Baker (Albany, GA)
  • Erik Hanson (Marietta, GA)
  • Dylan Lovin (Lawrenceville, GA)
  • The Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) recognizes individuals practicing patient-centered medical care with integrity, excellence, compassion, altruism, respect, and empathy.  Students are nominated by their peers and by faculty.
  • Medical Partnership students who were inducted are:
  • Paul Baker (Albany, GA)
  • Bree Berry (Marietta, GA)
  • Cristina Elstad (Atlanta, GA)
  • Peter Karempelis (Roswell, GA)
  • Amy Martin (Columbus, GA)
  • Rachel Taylor (Watkinsville, GA)

This is the first class of students from the Medical Partnership to be inducted into AOA and GHHS.