Honor Societies Induct New Members

On February 11, the Augusta University / University of Georgia Medical Partnership honored 23 students, faculty, alumni and residents at the annual Alpha Omega Alpha / Gold Humanism Honor Society / Dean’s Clinical Honor Society Celebration Ceremony.

Inductees include:


The Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a professional medical organization, recognizes and advocates for excellence in scholarship and the highest ideals in the profession of medicine. Members have a compelling drive to do well and to advance the medical profession and exemplify the highest standards of professionalism. The top twenty-five percent of the Class of 2019 were eligible with only sixteen percent to be inducted between their M3 and M4 years.

Travis Anderson

Joseph Thomas Beckworth

Cinthana Kandasamy

John Knopf

Anudeep Neelam

Jessica Principe

Leah Williams


Nancy Hockley, MD

AU/UGA Medical Partnership Faculty Member Inductee


Zahraa Rabeeah, MD

Piedmont Athens Regional Internal Medicine Resident Inductee


David Sailors, MD

MCG Alumnus Inductee



In 2002, the Arnold P. Gold Foundation established the Gold Humanism Honor Society as a signature program to recognize medical students, residents, and faculty who practice patient-centered care by modeling the qualities of integrity, excellence, compassion, altruism, respect and empathy. Students were nominated by their peers, as well as faculty from the Medical Partnership.

Courtney Alvis

Shub Agrawal (2018)

Caleb Botta

Stephanie Hernandez

Cinthana Kandasamy

Bess Matlock

Ronke Olowojesiku



The Medical College of Georgia established the Dean’s Clinical Honor Society in 2017 for the purpose of honoring outstanding medical students who consistently achieved high academic excellence throughout the core clinical clerkships of the 3rd year of medical school.

Andrew Anderson

Joseph Thomas Beckworth

Hannah Jean Childs

Cinthana Kandasamy

John Andrew Knopf

Anudeep Neelam

Billie Odom

John Michael Perez

Jessica Lynne Principe

Nicholas Schoenmann

Leah Williams

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