Celebrating 60 Years at of AED at Pitt!


AED is professional organization for undergraduate students interested in health professions, such as medicine, dentistry, podiatry, optometry, physical therapy, and physician’s assistant. Here at the University of Pittsburgh, AED is one of the most active student organizations. We do not have regular meetings. Our functions are open to all undergraduates regardless of their major. Select events are member-only. Formal national membership is available. 


AED functions include the following:


Keynote Speakers, such as the Physician Lecture Series

Labs and Activities, such as the WISER tour, Surgical Tying Knots Lab, Cadaver Lab, and Path Lab

Volunteer Opportunities

C.F. Reynolds Medical History Society Lectures

Peer Counseling, such as the Professional Student Panel

Academic Advising



University of Pittsburgh

Alpha Epsilon Delta

The Health Pre-Professional Honor Society