COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS
College of Public Health Student Association
The COPH Student Association represents the interest of both graduate and professional students within the COPH. The purpose of UNMC’s College of Public Health Student Association is to maintain a body representative of COPH students to the college leadership and external entities; advance the academic and social needs of COPH students; provide and sustain vehicles for communication between students, faculty, administration, alumni, and the community-at-large; create and promote opportunities for community involvement; disseminate educational and professional development resources; support a positive educational experience; and stimulate interest in and advance the profession of public health. The Director for Student Affairs serves as the advisor for the COPH Student Association. The officers of the COPH Student Association include the President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary, and UNMC Student Senate Representatives.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health is home to the Gamma Omicron Chapter of Delta Omega, The Honorary Public Health Society. As it is affectionately known the “GO DO” Chapter was founded in January 2013. The chapter works to promote study in the field of public health, and to recognize excellence within the field. Membership in Gamma Omicron Chapter of Delta Omega is limited to Faculty and Alumni within the UNMC College of Public Health, as well as, up to 10% of the graduating student body. The officers of the Gamma Omicron Chapter of Delta Omega include the President, President-elect, Immediate Past President, and member-at-large, which each serve one-year terms in their respective position.