Gold Humanism Honors Society
2022 & 2021 Inductees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the members of the class of 2022 selected for induction into the Gold Humanism Honor Society, and our 2021-2022 GHHS Student Cohort. These inductees are recognized by their peers for “demonstrated excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and dedication to service.”

GHHS Class of 2022 (2021 Inductees): 

Megan Elizabeth Boyer
Richard Joseph Brach, GHHS Secretary
Jose Calderon
Patrick Daniel Clarke
Marlijne Clasina Cook
Noorin Ali Damji
Alim Esemenli
Adam Fakhri
Lauren Gabrielle Gernon
Kalin J. Gregory-Davis
Luke Michael Higgins
Erick Shane MacLean
Kelly Erin MacPherson, GHHS Treasurer
Rose M. Martin
Colby Leaver McGinn
Francis T. Mtuke, GHHS Vice President
Ashleigh N. Peterson, GHHS President
Jacob O. Weiss

Student Recipient of the 2021 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award and 2021 Inductee:

Christina Alexandria Dawson, MD
Pediatrics Resident, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC

Faculty Recipient of the 2021 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, and 2021 GHHS Inductee:

Davika Singh, M.D.
Infectious Disease, UVM Medical Center

GHHS Class of 2021 (2020 Inductees):

Menna Awadalla, Secretary
Audrea Y. Bose, President
Michael Chmielewski,  Vice President
Jenna Rose Dafgek
Christina Alexandria Dawson
Sam Best Epstein
Kalle Joan Fjeld
Mary McDonald Griffin (inducted with Class of 2020)
Nicholas Haslett
Alex Dimitri Karabachev
Dylan Charles Koundakjian,  Treasurer
Olivia G. Larkin
Joy Anne Lowry
Sienna Marie Searles
Shivani Seth
Hanaa Shihadeh
Stephanie Ludmilla Udawatta
Michael Howard Weber

Student Recipient of the 2020 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award and 2020 Inductee:

Eli Goldberg, M.D.
Class of 2020, Larner College of Medicine
Family Medicine Resident, University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT

Faculty Recipient of the 2020 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, and 2020 GHHS Inductee:

Anya Sarah Koutras, M.D.
Family Medicine, UVM Medical Center 


We are certainly fortunate to have such an excellent group of students and new GHHS members. Congratulations to each of them!