Health Professions Office

The Health Professions Office

The Health Professions Office (HPO) provides full-time support to the students and alumni of Rutgers University - New Brunswick, who are interested in applying to a variety of health professions programs including: allopathic (M.D.) and osteopathic (D.O.) medicine, dentistry, physician assistant, podiatry, optometry, and public health schools.

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                   Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), The Premedical Honor Society                                        

AED functions both as an honor society and a service organization.  The mission of the Society is to encourage and recognize excellence in premedical scholarship; to stimulate an appreciation of the importance of premedical education; to promote communication between medical and premedical students and educators; to provide a forum for students with common interests; and to use its resources to benefit health organizations, charities and the community.

Eligible students must meet the following requirements:

  • No less than three semesters (at least 36 credit hours) completed and officially acknowledged by Rutgers University (transfer students must have completed at least one semester at Rutgers);
  • No less than twelve credit hours in the natural sciences including both ongoing and completed courses (transfer students must have completed at least 4 credit hours in natural sciences courses at Rutgers);       
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.35 and minimum science GPA of 3.2 at Rutgers. 


If you qualify and wish to be considered for membership, please fill out the following form and return it to Loretta Stepka in the HPO before Friday, February 19, 2016. Alpha Epsilon Delta Application


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Nelson Labs

Nelson Biological Laboratories
604 Allison Rd, 
Room A-207
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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