This award recognized winners who demonstrate a commitment to humanitarian service:
2019 Medical Student Awards
Darby Catalano, R.N. (MIMCU):
2019 Mary Louise Witmer Jones Resident Humanitarian Award in Memory of Jane Witmer Kienle, MD
Kevin Wile, Family and Community Medicine, Hershey
Michael Alex Germano, Family and Community Medicine, Mount Nittany
2018 Medical Student AwardsThe theme of their nomination letters was that these students each express a spirit of unselfish concern for the comfort and welfare of others when they think no one is watching.
Jung Soo Kim (Masaki):
Masaki’s unselfish and sacrificial actions were said to far surpass extraordinary care measures. For example, Masaki spent twenty hours on personal time sitting with an unconscious patient who had no visitors, consoling the patient by playing soft music and holding the patient’s hand.