Gold Humanism Faculty and Resident Awards 

Congratulations to Dr. Chelsey Sandlin (Department of Pediatrics) as the winner of the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award.  This award recognizes faculty members who demonstrate both clinical excellence and outstanding compassion in the delivery of care and who show respect for patients, their families, and healthcare colleagues.

Further congratulations go to the Class of 2019’s resident and faculty nominations for initiation into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. These physicians are considered exemplars of empathy, compassion, altruism, and integrity; their dedication to service in working with patients and others in the field of medicine inspired their students to nominate them for this honor. They were inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society on May 29th at 5pm in the Medical Education Building Lecture Hall B.

  • Faculty: Dr. Guido DeJesus, Internal Medicine- Baton Rouge
  • Resident: Dr. Crystal Nhieu, OBGYN- Baton Rouge
  • Resident: Dr. Michael Borrero, Plastic Surgery