Gold Humanism Honors Society
2021 & 2020 Inductees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the members of the class of 2021 selected for induction into the Gold Humanism Honor Society, and our 2020-2021 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 2021 (2020 Inductees): 

Menna Awadalla
Audrea Y. Bose
Michael Chmielewski
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
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:
To be announced in May 2020

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

GHHS Class of 2020 (2019 Inductees):
Ava Bakhtyari
Nathan Richard Benner
Zara Simons Bowden, 2020 GHHS Secretary
Charles Wesley Cubberley
Pooja Tushar Desai
Nathan T. Dreyfus
Eli Aaron Goldberg
Kathryn Marie Grenoble
Mary McDonald Griffin
Erin Elizabeth Hunt
Caleb Daniel Knight
Isabella Kratzer
Florence Lambert-Fliszar
Alexis Marielle Nadeau
Arjun Anit Patel
Benjamin Frederick Smith (Inducted with Class of 2019)
Conner Rorison Soderquist
Emily A. Vayda, 2020 GHHS Vice President & Treasurer
Collin York, 2020 GHHS President

Student Recipient of the 2019 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award and 2019 Inductee:
Caroline Krumholz Linehan 
Class of 2019, Larner College of Medicine
Family Medicine Resident, Kaiser Permanente Washington, Seattle, WA

Faculty Recipient of the 2019 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, and 2019 GHHS Inductee:
Lauren K. MacAfee, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Larner College of Medicine
Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, UVM Medical Center 

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