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Accomplishments

Gold Humanism Honors Society Faculty Inductees

WIMS would like to congratulate the following outstanding faculty for their induction into the Wertheim Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honors Society.

Inducted faculty demonstrate the Foundation's ideals of outstanding compassion, humanism, and professionalism. The prestigious GHHS is a national honor society that recognizes medical students, educators, and clinicians who exemplify excellence in clinical care, ethical leadership, compassion, and dedication to service. For more information about the society, visit the Gold Humanism Honors Society website.

Faculty Promotions

We are very proud of the following HWCOM Women Faculty for their well-deserved promotions.

Effective August 2022

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Carissa Cabán-Alemán, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

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Nathaly Shoua-Desmarais, PsyD, MSCP, MSMHC, BCB
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

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Sanaz B. Kashan, M.D., FACP, FAAHPM
Associate Professor; Department of Translational Medicine

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Nana “Aisha” Garba, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor, Department of Humanities, Health, and Society

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Suzanne E. Minor, M.D.
Professor (Clinical Track), Department of Humanities, Health, and Society

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Maryse Pedoussaut, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Humanities, Health, and Society

Effective August 2021

Sarah Stumbar, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Humanities, Health, and Society

Marcia H. Varella, MD, PhD, MHS
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Medicine
Division of Medical and Population Health Science Education and Research

Effective August 2020

Rebeca Martinez, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Effective August 2019

Amalia Landa Galindez, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Medicine

Heidi von Harscher, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Rebecca Toonkel, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Translational Medicine

Eneida Roldan, MD
Professor, Department of Pathology