​​About AOA



Founded in 1902 , Alpha Omega Alpha is the national medical honor society in the United States, dedicating to promoting the following values:

  • Recognizing high educational achievement
  • Honoring gifted teaching
  • Encouraging the development of leaders in academia and the community
  • Supporting the ideals of humanism
  • Promoting service to others


Election to Alpha Omega Alpha is an honor signifying a lasting commitment to scholarship, leadership, professionalism, and service. A lifelong honor, membership in the society confers recognition for a physician's dedication to the profession and art of healing.


More information can be found at the national AOA website: www.alphaomegaalpha.org.


For more information regarding AOA programs and opportunities visit: http://www.alphaomegaalpha.org/programs.html