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Alpha Eta Society

Alpha Eta is the national honor society for allied health professionals. The society recognizes those allied health professionals who have excelled in their field. This recognition is extended to students, alumni, and faculty members. The society promotes both scholarship and fellowship among its members. This commitment to collaboration is reflected in the motto of the society: Together We Serve.

Eligibility for membership in Alpha Eta is contingent on maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or greater and documentation of community and professional service, leadership abilities, and academic excellence. Individuals are invited to apply for membership each year. As part of the application, each person develops a project that embodies the philosophy and purpose of the Alpha Eta Society. This may be a community project or an interdisciplinary event that encourages participation by members of SHP as well as the UTMB campus. Alpha Eta then carries out one of these projects each year.

For further information about Alpha Eta, contact Elicia Cruz (OT), Suzanne Pelqouin (OT), or Karen Stephensen (PA), President of the local chapter.