Aaron receives American College Health Association award

aaronDarren Oliver Aaron, associate director of Wake Forest University Student Health Service, has been selected as the recipient for the American College Health Association (ACHA) Affiliate New Professionals Award for 2015. The award recognizes ACHA members who have provided service to the field of college health for five years or less and who have made significant contributions to their institution.

The award was presented during the Awards and Fellows Dinner at ACHA’s annual meeting in Orlando on May 28.

This spring, Aaron was presented a Faculty/Staff Service Excellence Award from the Pro Humanitate Institute and was named Advisor of the Year 2015 by the Office of the Dean of Students. Both awards were for his work and engagement as an EMT and advisor for Wake Forest Emergency Medical Services.

Aaron is an alumnus of Virginia Commonwealth University where he was a business management and administration major. He earned his Master of Science in Health Administration from The Medical College of Virginia/VCU.