Joshua Christopher Gibson ’93 died on November 15, 2005, in Brooklyn, New York.
Born on May 8, 1971, in Minneapolis, MN, he prepared for college at Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, IA, and graduated magna cum laude from Bowdoin in 1994 as a member of the Class of 1993. In 2001, he graduated from the Yale University School of Medicine and the completed his internal medicine training at Mount Sinai Hospital. He joined the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Samuel Bronfman Department of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He was a co-founder of the Advancing Idealism in Medicine Curriculum at Mount Sinai to facilitate medical resident involvement in programs worldwide focused on the plight of others, spending one summer in East Africa while still a medical student and helping the only physician there care for more than 20,000 refugees. Surviving are his wife, Jennifer K. Rupnik ’97, of Brooklyn, NY, whom he married in 2003; his parents, Richard L. Gibson and Mary S. Gibson of Des Moines, IA, and his sister, Katie Gibson Overby ’98.