Carol Gilbert, associate professor of surgery at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, won the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award.
The prestigious award “honors a medical school faculty physician who exemplifies the qualities of a caring and compassionate mentor in the teaching and advising of medical students.”
The Association of American Medical College (AAMC) gives out the award at their annual conference at an awards dinner, held on Nov. 13, 2016 in Seattle, Washington. An awards luncheon was also held at the conference on Friday, Nov. 11.
The AAMC put together a video about Carol Gilbert and why she was honored with the prestigious Arnold P. Gold Foundation's Humanism in Medicine Award.