On Sunday, September 15, forty nine undergraduate students (29 Biology majors) were inducted into the Pennsylvania Eta Chapter of Alpha Epsilon Delta National, the Health Pre-Professional Honor Society.
The ceremony started with a mass, celebrated by Rev. Daniel Joyce, S.J. The induction was presided by Connie O’Hara, SJU’s Health Professions Advisor, and current student members of SJU’s AED chapter (Biology students, Regina Mcguire, Christina Wallace, Vinay Patel, Teena Simon, Bridget Cichon, and Jacob Feiertag). The guest speaker was John Devlin, MD, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology at Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Devlin was a former Biology student (SJU ’97) who worked in Drs. Snetselaar and McCann’s research lab.