2000 Essay Contest Winners

The Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest asks medical and nursing students to engage in a reflective writing exercise that illustrates an experience where they or a team member worked to ensure that humanism was at the core of care.


2000 Essay Contest Winners

First Place 
Ken Spaeth, 3rd year student at University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Second Place
Anita Lee, 2nd year student at Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Third Place
Majid Mohiuddin, 4th year student at Brown University School of Medicine

Honorable Mentions

  • David C. Fore, 4th year student, Marshall University – Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
  • Karl A. Kirby, 4th year student, University of Iowa College of Medicine
  • Jonathan McCauley, 3rd year student, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
  • Elizabeth S. Egan, 4th year student (MD/PhD program), Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Gwen Choi Roesel, 2nd year student, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Greg Rozycki, 3rd year student, Brown University School of Medicine
  • Joan Daya, 3rd year student, New York University School of Medicine
  • Eric Helms, 2nd year student, Jefferson Medical College
  • Daniel A. Handel, 3rd year student, Northwestern University Medical School
  • Chris Fernandez Del Riego, 3rd year student, Tulane University School of Medicine