PCHCS Handbook 2023-2024

Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences (PCHCS) 2023–2024 132 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 Cardiopulmonary Sciences Lambda Beta Honor Society The Lambda Beta Honor Society is a national honor society for the respiratory therapy profession. The purpose of the society is to promote, recognize, and honor scholarship, scholarly achievement, service, and character of students, as well as graduates and faculty members of the profession. Department of Health and Human Performance Exercise Science Student Organization (ESSO) The mission of the NSU Exercise Science Student Organization is to educate, research, and provide community service and social outreach for the betterment of human health within the community. The goals and intent of this organization are to: (1) create camaraderie between students and peers interested in the field of exercise and sport science, (2) prepare undergraduate students for graduate programs in the field of exercise and sport science, (3) help undergraduate students build their foundations in the subject of movement sciences, for example, biomechanics, and (4) expose undergraduate students to various employment options in the areas of their chosen career paths. Department of Health Science Doctor of Health Science Student Association This association is composed of all students in the Doctor of Health Science degree program and functions to enhance leadership and learning activities for the student body.