UW "W" Near the Medical Center
UW "W" Near the Medical Center. Photo credit: Dennis Wise.
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University of Washington's chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) elected its 2017-2018 members including many who participated in the Department of Global Health programs for medical students. GHHS is one of the two national honor medical societies; it recognizes students, residents, and faculty who are exemplars of compassionate patient care. GHHS members are peer nominated and the chapter can elect up to 15% of the class in total. Students were selected using a blinded process that incorporated nominations from peers, information about their service efforts, and written essays.

Members of the Global Health Pathway and participants in the Global Health Immersion Program:

  • Danielle Borin
  • Lindsey Daudt
  • Theresa Myers
  • Tanya Shah
  • Fritz Siegert

Members of the Global Health Pathway:

  • Adinda Demske 
  • Julie Kranseler 
  • Sarah Liu 
  • Emily Merkel 
  • Nina Tan