Dr. Arnold P. Gold’s legacy
His legacy to the world of medicine lives on through the foundation that bears his name. Together, we continue his mission and carry the beacon of humanism in healthcare.
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation’s overarching goal is to create the Gold Standard in Healthcare—compassionate, collaborative and scientifically excellent care—to support clinicians throughout their careers, so the humanistic passion that motivates them at the beginning of their education is sustained throughout their practice.
Thank A Resident Day Book Giveaway
The inaugural 2018 Thank a Resident Day is almost here! In honor of the day and in celebration of residents, we will be giving away five signed copies of “Family Doc Diary: A Resident Physician’s Reflections in Fifty-two Entries,” by Phyllis Ying, MDchevron_right Read More
Tribute to Dr. Arnold P. Gold, our beloved co-founder
With heavy hearts, the Board of Trustees and staff of The Arnold P. Gold Foundation share that Dr. Arnold Perlman Gold, our beloved co-founder, passed away on January 23 in New York City. He was 92. Dr. Gold was a world-renowned pediatric neurologist, a Professor at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and a master diagnostician who became an international leader and advocate for humanism in healthcare.chevron_right Read More
From The New York Times: “Dr. Arnold Gold, 92, Dies; Made Compassionate Care a Cause”
The New York Times chronicled Dr. Arnold Gold’s life and his remarkable impact with this obituary, published Feb. 2, 2018.
Save the Date for the 30th Anniversary Gala
Mark your calendar to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Arnold P. Gold Foundation! The 30th Anniversary Golden Thread Gala will be held on June 13, 2018 in Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City in honor of Alan Alda, the actor, writer and science communicator, and Darrell Kirch, MD, physician, educator, medical scientists, and President/CEO of the AAMC.chevron_right Read More
Gold Foundation’s humanism in healthcare essay contest expands to nursing students
In a new interprofessional collaboration, winning essays by medical and nursing students will be published in both The Journal of Professional Nursing and Academic Medicine. The Arnold P. Gold Foundation is delighted to announce that the Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest will expand in 2018 to include nursing students, a collaboration with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).chevron_right Read More