"Be worthy to Serve the Suffering" Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

University of California, Irvine College of Medicine

The Zeta Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

About Us

The Zeta Chapter at UCI was founded in 1971. As a member of the National Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the Zeta Chapter recognizes excellence, humanism, and academic achievement in the medical community. The purpose of this website is to provide information about upcoming events and other announcements to future candidates and members.


"Sixty years ago I knew everything, now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance"
— Will Durant

"If I have been able to see farther than others, it was because I stood on the shoulders of giants"
— Sir Isaac Newton

"The history of medicine is a story of amazing foolishness, and amazing intelligence"
— Jerome Tarshis

Chapter Announcements

AOA Banquet
April 25, 2003 University Club, UC Irvine
6pm - 8:30pm

Guest Speaker: Jerome Hoffman, MD, Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine

Sponsored by the Office of Educational Affairs and the AOA Zeta Chapter.

2003 Visiting Professorship: Jerome Hoffman, MD, Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine

For itinerary in Word format, please click here

4th-yr.Elections: Inna Belekaya, W. Brett Cherry, Jane Dascalos, Jordan Graff, Jeffrey Jim, Jenny Murase, Mohammad Nazari, Brian Potts, Peter Smulowitz, Eric Stuffmann, Mehran "Ron" Taban

3rd-yr. Elections: Nimisha Amin, Kevin Ghassemi, Jennifer Jolley, Haidy Lee, Danielle Markle

Resident Elections: Sharon Moayeri, MD (Ob/Gyn), Curtiss Stinis (Dept of Medicine)

Volunteer Clinical Faculty: Thomas C. Bent, MD

Research Fellowship: Lynn Chiu, MSII - "The Effect of Photodynamic Therapy on Human Keloid Fibroblasts in Tissue-engineered Keratinocyte-fibroblast Co-culture Evaluated by Two-photon Microscopy"

Service Project Award: Clinica Carino - Stephanie Dittmer, Gary Gutkin, Vinita Jain

Contact Information:

Councillor - Michael Berman, MD

Administrator - Marie Nubia-Feliciano

Address - UC Irvine College of Medicine, 802 Medical Education Bldg., Suite 252, Irvine, CA 92697-4089, 949-824-5932.