The Arnold P. Gold Foundation infuses the human connection into healthcare. We engage schools, health systems, companies, and individual clinicians in the joy and meaning of humanistic healthcare, so that they have the strength and knowledge to ensure patients and families are partners in collaborative, compassionate, and scientifically excellent care.
Announcing the 2020 Pearl Birnbaum Hurwitz Award honorees
The Gold Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2020 Pearl Birnbaum Hurwitz Humanism in Healthcare Award will be presented to Hoonani (Nani) Cuadrado, Director of Valley Health Partners (VHP) Street Medicine in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania. Ms. Cuadrado, a physician assistant, is a leader in street medicine and trafficking prevention and a survivor ally. Two remarkable women were named honorable mentions: Dr. Chinazo Cunningham of Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Dr. Ann Garment of Bellevue Hospital/NYU Grossman School of Medicine.Read the full announcement ...
COVID-19 tools to use and share
To all of our Gold partners, we have curated resources to help support you in this pandemic. We invite you to use and share these tools with your healthcare team, students, constituents, and customers for free during the COVID-19 crisis. One of the featured tools is our Tell Me More® for COVID-19 free downloadable kit.Learn more ...
Humanism and Healing: Structural Racism and its Impact on Medicine
Gold Humanism Honor Society announces its 2020 National Initiative, which encourages members to use their leadership roles to start or extend conversations about racism and its impact on medicine/healthcare in their local communities and beyond. The launch coincides with the debut of Gold Connection: A GHHS Podcast. The first episode features four GHHS representatives in a conversation around racism in medicine. Listen on Apple iTunes or Spotify.Learn more ...
Siemens Healthineers joins the Gold Corporate Council
Education lawyer Dr. Barbara A. Lee & Emory Professor Dr. Kimberly D. Manning join the Gold Board of Trustees
Gold Foundation releases its 2019 Annual Report
Dr. Patricia Garcia selected as the 2020 Gold Humanism in Medicine Award at the AAMC recipient
Humanism in healthcare demands we address racism
New Humanism in Health and Healthcare online course available for free at NextGenU.org
Icahn medical students create PEERS program to foster resilience and community
Q&A with professors of Humanism in Health & Healthcare course live cohort
Led by medical students, Faces of the Frontline project shares stories of clinicians caring in the COVID-19 crisis