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Dean’s Community Service Award

Nomination Submission Period for Dean's Community Service Awards is now ended.

The recipients will be announced here in March 2021.

About the Award

Community service is an integral part of the missions of Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. In faithfulness to this commitment, the Dean’s Community Service Award was established in 1999 to recognize individuals whose dedication and commitment to community service have made a positive impact on the local, national, or international community.

Since the inception of the Dean’s Community Service Award, Harvard Medical School has recognized the contributions of 152 individuals and donated $1,000 to 138 organizations that serve our community. 13 faculty members have been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Community Service.Community service is an integral part of the missions of Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. In faithfulness to this commitment, the Dean’s Community Service Award was established in 1999 to recognize individuals whose dedication and commitment to community service have made a positive impact on the local, national, or international community.

Harvard Medical School donates $1,000 to the organizations served by award recipients. Since the inception, the Dean’s Community Service Award, Harvard Medical School has recognized the contributions of 164 individuals, including 13 faculty members who were honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and donated $1,000 to 152 organizations that serve our community. (please click here to see the list of communities served).

Please click here for Award guidelines.

 

Watch 2020 Dean’s Community Service Award Ceremony


2020 Dean's Community Service Award Recipients

Faculty

Robert S. Brown, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, BIDMC
The Organization for Renal Care in Haiti (TORCH), Inc.

Matthew Gartland, MD
Instructor in Medicine, Part-time, BWH
MGH Asylum Clinic

Arianne S. Kourosh, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Dermatology, MGH
Project Phoenix

Deirdre K. Tobias, ScD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, BWH
Norwell Farms Inc

Trainee

David J. Harrison, MD
Clinical Fellow in Pediatrics, BCH
Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times

Jiska van der Reest, PhD
Research Fellow in Cell Biology, HMS
GOViral

Students

Pooja Chandrashekar
HMS Class of 2023
ProjectCSGIRLS

Kayla Davis
PhD Candidate, BBS Program
Oklahoma Science Project-Code Lab

Renajd Rrapi
HMS Class of 2020 
National Alzheimer's Buddies

Staff

Jessica L. Alpert
Case Writer and Researcher, Center for Primary Care, HMS
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center

Tara L. Lauriat, PhD
Program Director for Academic Affairs, Faculty Affairs,HMS
St. Paul Parish Food Pantry

PAST RECIPIENTS


In the News

Giving Back Paying Forward

Giving Back, Paying Forward: 2020 Community Service Awards recognize leadership, service
HMS News | August 3, 2020

 

 

 

For more information please contact:

E-mail: dicp_csaward@hms.harvard.edu

Pinar Kilicci-Kret
Program Manager
Career Development
Tel: 617-432-1083

 

 

Photos by Jeff Thiebauth unless otherwise noted.