Student Organizations

Student Council

The COPH Student Council will be organizing a series of events from fundraisers to informal social gatherings. The Council encourages every student to get involved not only at the College level, but also at the community level, the state level, and the national level.

Honor Council

The mission of the UAMS College of Public Health Honor Council is to promote, encourage, and ensure compliance with the standards of the Code of Academic Integrity – PDF (25 KB).

Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health

The Delta Omega Society is the honorary society for graduate studies in public health.  Delta Omega was established in 1924 at Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health (now the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health) as an honorary society to encourage and recognize excellence in practice, research, education, and academic achievement in the field of public health.  There are more than 13,000 members of Delta Omega in 70 chapters throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. A National Executive Council, consisting of elected officers and delegates from the local chapters, administers the affairs of Delta Omega.


Public Health is something that effects each and everyone of us.  The Arkansas Public Health Association encourages you to get involved with modern public health concerns through the Arkansas Public Health Association.  Health security can only be assured when core public health functions are in place.  If you are interested in becoming a member, please complete the membership application and return it to the address on the application.

MHA Graduate Student Association

The MHA student association provides an opportunity for student leadership and representation. The association elects officers each year and coordinates a series of student meetings and educational events.
Healthcare Management Association

MHA Student Chapter American College of Health Care Executives

In 1985, the Program was certified as a Student Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives.  The members of the Chapter elect officers each year and work with the other student associations to coordinate a series of student meetings and educational events. The Chapter coordinates attendance at the annual ACHE Congress on Administration in Chicago.

MHA Student Network American College of Medical Practice Executives

In 2002, the program became a charter member of the Student Network program of the American College of Medical Practice Executive/Medical Group Management Association. The members of the Network elect officers each year and work with the other student associations to coordinate education meetings and activities with the Arkansas Medical Group Management Association.