2022 Poster Hall | Promoting Humanism




The Gold Foundation’s 2022 Humanism & Healing Virtual Conference featured a diverse selection of research and projects in its virtual Poster Hall. More than 50 posters from the wider Gold community were showcased. This work was divided into five themes:

  1. Reimagining How We Listen, Connect, and Collaborate
  2. Structural Racism and its Relationship with Healthcare
  3. Healthcare Professional Wellness
  4. Healing and Community
  5. Promoting Humanism

The 7 posters below fall in the category of Promoting Humanism.



Posters in the Conference Theme:
Promoting Humanism


“Think with Your Heart: The Heart’s Ability to Store Memory, Emotion, and Personality”
Rowan School of Medicine, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
| Presenter: Salma Emara, BA; Illustration and Writing: Atif Akin, MFA, and Julie Langsam, MFA. View the Poster


“Encouraging Active Reception and Self-Reflection: Providing Patients with Social Support at a Level 1 Trauma Center” New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey | Presenters: Ariana Shaari, BA, Mayuri Reddy, BS. View the Poster


“Humanistic Charting: Standardizing a Patient’s Person and Voice into the Electronic Medical Record” Office of Quality & Safety, NYC Health + Hospitals | Presenter: Christopher Montgomery MPH.  View the Poster

“Creating a more robust LGBT cultural competency curriculum for future healthcare providers” Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia
| Presenters: Daye Park MS3, Catherine Wallace, MD, Sherita King, MD. View the Poster


“Tales from the Wards” Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) Carolinas, Spartanburg, SC, Spartanburg Regional Family Medicine Residency, Spartanburg, SC | Presenters: Brooke Burkins, Vincent Sachs, Lauren Cole, Christin Cox, Natalie Gallagher,
Haley Glaser, Skylar Jones, Lloyd Hoehle, Hannah Lorenzen, Micah and Anna Morgan, Katie Murphy, Shantara Propst and Zil Shah, Dr. Michelle Jones-Moon, DO, Dr. Lisa Carroll, MD, Dr. Matthew Cannon, DO and Dr. Lindsey Ridgeway, PhD. View the Poster


“Updating Mothers Within an Hour of Newborn’s Admission to Neonatal ICU” Louisiana State University Health Shreveport Department of Pediatrics, Ochsner Louisiana State University Health Shreveport | Presenters: Amber McKenna, MD1; Shabih Manzar, MD. View the Poster


“Words on the Wards: Exploring the Effects of a Poetry Program Among Inpatient Pediatric Patients” The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; The Rhode Island/Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Providence, RI | Presenters: Delamerced AC., Panicker C., Monteiro K., Chung E. View the Poster


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