Delta Omega is the honorary society for graduate studies in public health. The society was founded in 1924 at the Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. There are over 100 chapters with
20,000 individual members throughout the US and abroad.
Each chapter conducts the principal Delta Omega activities. The chapters elect new members each year from four groups:
Election is based on outstanding performance: scholarship in students, teaching and research in faculty members, and community service in alumni. Membership in Delta Omega reflects the dedication of an individual to quality in the field of public health and to protection and advancement of the health of all people.
The COPH Tau Chapter won the Delta Omega Chapter of
the Year Award for 2017! For the latest chapter news, click here.
For more information, contact Somer Burke, President of USF COPH, Tau Chapter and Member at Large, Delta Omega Executive Committee.