Seventh Annual CUGH Conference
Winners and Honorable Mentions

We are pleased to announced the Winners and Honorable mentions of Reflection Essay Contest. 

Winners and Honorable Mentions will read their essays and lead discussions on Day 2 (Apr 10, 2016) of CUGH Conference. To read their essay, please click on the PDF files below. 

Winner of the undergraduate category

The Silhouette Behind the Glass   (View Essay)  

Parth Chodavadia, Duke University

Winner of the graduate/post-grad category

Ink is Expensive (View Essay)

Jeffrey Campbell, Harvard Medical School

Winner of the practitioner of GH category

The Touch (View Essay)

Lisa Simon, DMD, faculty at Harvard School of Dental Medicine


Honorable mentions

Preoperative Preparation (View Essay) 

Joseph Peterson,faculty at Florida State University College of Medicine

Health Advocacy through Objects: Reflection from a Refugee Medical Case Manager (View Essay) 

Sarah Clark

Beyond Our Goodwill  (View Essay) 

Alessandra Intili, Wills Eye Hospital; Academic Global Ophthalmology

The Trauma of the Tiger Children: Global Mental Health Reflections from NYC’s Chinese Community  

Kevin Xu, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Introduction to Navajo Nation – Clean Clothes to Mental Health (View Essay) 

Emilia Connolly, HEAL Initiative, Global Health Fellowship UCSF

The Birth of a Daughter (View Essay) 

Sonya Davey, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania