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Alpha Omega Alpha association at Stanford elects new members

The Stanford association of a medical honor society recently elected six new members.

Alpha Omega Alpha is a national medical honor society that supports initiatives to enhance education, teaching, research, professionalism, humanism and service. The Stanford association of the society, which has more than 600 members, recently elected the following new members:

  • Linda Boxer, MD, PhD, professor of hematology and vice dean of the School of Medicine.
  • Katharine Brock, MD, a former fellow in pediatric hematology/oncology.
  • Edward Damrose, MD, associate professor of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.
  • Karl Deisseroth, MD, PhD, professor of bioengineering and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and the D.H. Chen Professor.
  • Ann Caroline Fisher, MD, clinical assistant professor of ophthalmology.
  • Adam Gomez, MD, resident in anatomic and clinical pathology.

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