The Arnold P. Gold Foundation champions humanism in healthcare, which we define as compassionate, collaborative, and scientifically excellent care. This Gold standard of care embraces all and targets barriers to such care. We empower experts, learners, and leaders to together create systems and cultures that support humanistic care for all.
Sign up for 2023 Solidarity Week and Thank a Resident Day
Join us for two special events in February, hosted by the Gold Humanism Honor Society: Solidarity Week of Compassionate Patient Care (Feb. 13-17, 2023) and Thank a Resident Day (Feb. 24, 2023). Share your plans with us, request free stickers, and download a PDF banner file to be printed locally.Learn more ...
Now accepting submissions for the 2023 Essay Contest
Medical and nursing students are invited to enter the Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest and share real-life stories that illuminate how the human connection can make a meaningful difference in care. Deadline: March 13 at 11:59 pm PT.Learn more and submit...
Apply now for the 2023 Gold Student Summer Fellowships
The Gold Student Summer Fellowship program offers opportunities for medical students to complete a research or service project related to community health, developing skills to become a compassionate, relationship-centered physician. Deadline: March 20 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific TimeLearn more and apply here ...
Join us at the Compassion and Emotional Competency in Today’s Medical Climate Conference
The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Gold Humanism Honor Society Chapter is hosting a conference in-person Saturday, March 11. GHHS members and all supporters of humanism are welcome. Registration is free.Learn more and register ...
Jeffrey Silver Humanism in Healthcare Research Roundup – November-December 2022
Dr. Julie Aultman, Dr. Jennifer L . Haak, and Dr. Aliza S. Norwood selected as 2022 Pearl Birnbaum Hurwitz Award Honorable Mentions
Dr. Bonita Stanton, Founding Dean of Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine, is honored posthumously with a special Hurwitz Award
2022 Pearl Birnbaum Hurwitz Award is presented to Dr. Thuy D. Bui
2022 BD Gold Humanism in Community Health Innovator Award presented to Yudith Correa, nursing leader and community advocate
Landmark study finds GHHS selection is equitable for medical students from many marginalized groups
Navigating the “me+we” of healthcare teams
Ohio University’s Baby Bag Project by GHHS helps local mothers and their infants
Einstein Healthcare Network creates Center for Humanism
8 Questions with …. Allison Breininger
8 Questions with …. Dr. Sadie Elisseou
Episode 8: Meet the first U.S. medical school – and the first GHHS Chapter – with a Cherokee Nation Campus