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UCI medical students to honor humanism, compassion in clinical care

UC Irvine medical students will promote humanism in medicine during the third annual Gold Humanism Honor Society Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care on Thursday, Feb. 14.

February 13, 2013

UC Irvine medical students wearing red or pink will join their peers from almost 60 medical schools and institutions across North America on Thursday, Feb. 14, in observing the third annual Gold Humanism Honor Society Solidarity Day for Compassionate Patient Care. Between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., art displays from Plexus, a School of Medicine publication, may be viewed in the lobby of UC Irvine Douglas Hospital. The event will also feature musical performances by Music to Heal and the UCI MEDleys, an a cappella group consisting of medical students, and a station to make thank-you cards and valentines for members of the medical community who have shown compassionate patient care.