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2014 HMS Dean's Community Service Student Award

Friday, April 25, 2014
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.
A 2014 Student Award has been granted to current HST MD candidate L. Nicholas Gonzalez Castro, PhD (HST MEMP, 2012) for his work with Boston Health Care for the HomelessThe community organization for which he was nominated will receive a check for $1,000.
Recipient categories include: Lifetime Achievement, Faculty, Trainee, Student and Staff.  Awards will be presented at the Dean's Community Service Award Recognition Breakfast on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 8:00 - 9:30am in the Benjamin Waterhouse Room, Gordon Hall of Medicine, 1st Floor, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA.  
Since the inception of the Dean’s Community Service Award, Harvard Medical School has recognized the contributions of 92 individuals and donated $1,000 to 87 organizations that serve our community. Ten faculty members have been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Community Service. 
Congratulations, Nick!