ALPHA OMEGA ALPHA, the national honor medical society, Alpha Chapter of Kentucky, elects to membership students in their third and fourth years that are outstanding in scholarship and character.

THE GOLD HUMANISM HONOR SOCIETY, commonly abbreviated GHHS, is a national honor society that honors senior medical students, residents, role-model physician teachers and other exemplars recognized for demonstrated excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and dedication to service.  Students are elected to GHHS during the spring of the third year.