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Scholarships for people who care about their diverse communities

Kaiser Permanente encourages diversity in the medical profession throughout our programs and practices. We plant seeds for future physicians by nurturing students who are committed to providing culturally responsive care.

2020 Oliver Goldsmith, MD, Scholarships

The award celebrates students’ efforts to improve the health care of underserved communities. Awardees receive a $5,000 scholarship funded by KPSC Community Benefit, mentoring from a Kaiser Permanente clinician, and a clinical rotation at a Kaiser Permanente facility.

2020 scholarship recipients:

  • Erin Adams, Howard University College of Medicine
  • Yadira Bribiesca Leon, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Elaine Chan, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Rebecca Dehnel, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
  • Simon Edber, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Arianne Kalra, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Mikaela Kelly, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences/David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Terrence Lee, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
  • Russyan Mabeza, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Josue Reynaga, University of California, Riverside School of Medicine
  • Olivia Wu, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles

GoldsmithPastRecipients (PDF)