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.
Dr. Hanna-Attisha named the first Vilcek-Gold Award winner
The Vilcek and Arnold P. Gold Foundations are pleased to announce the inaugural recipient of the Vilcek-Gold Award for Humanim in Healthcare – Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, pediatrician and public health advocate who exposed the Flint water crisis. This new award honors a foreign-born individual for their extraordinary impact on humanism in healthcare in the United States.Read more ...
Apply now for the Poster Session
Join us for an inspiring conference this fall! Registration is now open for the 2019 Gold Humanism Summit at Planetree’s International Conference on Person-Centered Care, Oct. 27-30 at Orlando, Florida. Proposals for the Poster Session are due May 31, 2019Learn 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 ...