The Arnold P. Gold Foundation champions the human connection in healthcare. We engage schools and their students, health systems, companies, and individual clinicians in the joy and meaning of humanistic healthcare, so that patients and their families can be partners in collaborative, compassionate and scientifically excellent care.
2019 Essay Contest is now open
The 2019 Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest is open now to medical and nursing students. The deadline for essay submissions is March 15.Learn more ...
2019 National Humanism in Medicine Medal honorees
We are delighted to announce the 2019 recipients of the National Humanism in Medicine Medal:
- Elaine Adler, entrepreneur, community activist and internationally recognized patient advocate
- Anna Quindlen, bestselling author, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and social critic
- Dr. George Thibault, eminent professor, physician and leader in medical education
Join us in celebrating their immense contributions at the Golden Thread Gala on June 13 in New York City.Read more ...
Thank a Resident Day
It’s almost here! The Gold Humanism Honor Society looks forward to celebrating residents on our annual Thank a Resident Day — this Friday, February 22.Learn more ...