CHCS Student Handbook 2018-2019

Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences 2018–2019 117 Student Organizations Officially Recognized by the University A variety of organizations are available in which students may participate. Health Professions Division Health Professions Division Student Government The Health Professions Division Student Government is recognized by the Health Professions Division administration as the official student voice on all university issues. The student members of the organization are composed of the president and vice president of each college’s, department’s and program’s student councils. Alpha Eta Society The Alpha Eta Society is a national scholastic honor society for allied health professionals. The purpose of the society is the promotion and recognition of significant scholarship, leadership, and contributions to the allied health professions by students, faculty members, and alumni. Department of Audiology Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) Becoming a professional in the field of audiology means becoming part of a community of dedicated scholars and practitioners. Students are encouraged to become members of our student chapter of SAA, which sponsors an annual conference with nationally recognized speakers, develops campaigns for social causes, and participates in the activities of the national organization. Alpha Upsilon Delta Audiology Honor Society Alpha Upsilon Delta is an audiology honor society that promotes and recognizes significant scholarship, leadership and service to the audiology profession, and to advance the science of hearing and vestibular disorders. Department of Health and Human Performance Athletic Training Students’ Organization (ATSO) The Athletic Training Students’ Organization is a part of the NSU Student Government Association and provides opportunities for ongoing professional development and interaction with allied health care professionals for those interested in the field of athletic training and sports medicine.