The Vilcek-Gold Award for Humanism in Healthcare was created jointly by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation and The Vilcek Foundation in 2019 to recognize a foreign-born individual who has had an extraordinary impact on humanism in healthcare through their professional achievements in the United States. This award marks the first humanism-in-healthcare-focused honor for the Vilcek Foundation and the first immigrant-designated humanism honor for the Gold Foundation.
The Vilcek Foundation and The Arnold P. Gold Foundation are pleased to announce that the 2021 Vilcek-Gold Award for Humanism in Healthcare is jointly awarded to Dr. Jirayut “New” Latthivongskorn and Dr. Denisse Rojas Marquez for their leadership in advocating for diverse and inclusive healthcare with a supportive path to the profession accessible to immigrants
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Upcoming Event: Dr. Jirayut “New” Latthivongskorn and Dr. Denisse Rojas Marquez will lead a session of the AAMC Learn Serve Lead conference on November 9, 2021.