Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine students and faculty inducted into national honor society

Four medical residents along with four faculty members and ten fourth-year medical students at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine were inducted last week into the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) in a ceremony at the Byrd Clinical Center Auditorium.

The society, established in 2002, is an association of individuals and medical school chapters whose members are selected as exemplars of empathy, compassion, altruism, integrity and service in working with patients, their families and others in the field of medicine.

Faculty inductees included Sean Loudin, M.D., Department of Pediatrics; Adrienne M. Mays, M.D., Department of Family and Community Health; Charles C. McCormick, M.D., Department of Family and Community Health; Kathleen M. O’Hanlon, M.D., Department of Family and Community Health.

The residents are Amy M. Bair, M.D., Department of Surgery; Kimberly R. Becher, M.D., Department of Family and Community Health; Susan M. Lopata, M.D., Department of Pediatrics; Lauren M. Thompson, M.D., Department of Pediatrics

The students were nominated for the organization by their peers and include the following individuals:  Zubair A. Ansari, Don A. Bertolotti, Caroline “Carly” L. Brady’ W. Dennis Carr; Lora B. Fetty, Rebecca “Becca” M. Hayes, Joshua F. Hendrix, Sammy Hodroge, Corey A. Keeton, Douglas C. vonAllman.

Marshall’s chapter of GHHS was established in 2012.