Goldsmith Scholarship

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.

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 Health, mentoring from a Kaiser Permanente clinician, and a clinical rotation at a Kaiser Permanente facility.

2024 scholarship recipients:

  • Heba Basha, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine
  • Clarisa Bloemhof, California University of Science & Medicine
  • Adrienne Carter, Meharry Medical College
  • Laura Chan, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
  • Norma Espinoza, University of California, Riverside School of Medicine
  • Alejandra Felix Campos, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
  • Nahid Howard, Western University of Health Sciences
  • Mariela Magana Ceballos, A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona
  • Danielle McGinnis, Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
  • Adaku Ume, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

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