Marshall School of Medicine inducts new members to Honor Society
HUNTINGTON - The Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) inducted 15 new members during a ceremony on April 9.
GHHS is a national honorary for those who demonstrate excellence in practicing patient-centered medical care through integrity, compassion, altruism, respect and empathy. Members are selected as third-year medical students. Residents, faculty and administrators may also be recognized for humanistic practice at various stages in their careers.
Members are nominated by their peers and selected by a committee composed of faculty, staff, clerkship directors and GHHS members. New inductees to the Marshall chapter include:
n Gabriella Casinelli
n Evan Childers
n James Gainer
n Dakota May
n Marji McCoy
n Lee Mendenhall
n Alexandrine Ratnani
n Preeya Shah
n Wesley Wright
n Casey Fitzpatrick, M.D. (Pediatrics)
n Sukhmit Kaur, M.D. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
n Dipali Nemade, M.D. (Neurology)
n Lauren Tufts, M.D. (Pediatrics)
n Shannon L. Browning, R.Ph., M.D. (Internal Medicine)
n Marc Hettlinger, M.D. (Internal Medicine)
GHHS is an international initiative of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, a public, not-for-profit organization established in 1988 by Drs. Arnold and Sandra Gold, several colleagues at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and community leaders.