Compassion in Action Webinar Series

The Compassion in Action Webinar Series offers healthcare workers, leaders and managers a unique opportunity to learn about topics related to compassionate, collaborative care from leading practitioners and researchers in this field.

Compassion in Action Webinar

Portraits of Compassion: A Conversation with the 2022 National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year 

December 9, 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET   

Please join us for a special celebration of the 2022 National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year®. This year marks the 23rd anniversary of this distinguished award, a national recognition program that celebrates healthcare professionals who exemplify extraordinary compassion in caring for patients and families. We invite you to meet this year’s National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year, and to listen as they share personal stories of giving, receiving, and making possible compassionate patient and family care during an intimate panel discussion moderated by Schwartz Center Chief Medical Officer Dr. Beth Lown. 

The 2022 National Compassion Caregivers of the Year are: 

  • Lindsay P. Carter, MD, Pediatric Hospitalist, Mass General for Children, Boston, MA 
  • Peter DeBlieux, MD, Chief Experience Officer and Emergency Physician, University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA 
  • William “Donnie” Nelson, BSN, RN, PHN, CPHN, Nurse Manager of Palliative Care, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital and St. Mary’s Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 
  • Zahidee “Saidie” Rodriguez, MD, Pediatric Cardiologist & Intensivist, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 
  • Beba Tata-Mbeng, MDiv, MPH, BCC, Manager of Spiritual Care, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 
  • Jason Telles, NP on behalf of the David James Hospice Unit, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans’ Hospital, Bedford, VA 

Learn more about our 2022 NCCY recipients here. We hope you’ll join us.  

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The Compassion in Action webinar series is funded in part by a donation made in memory of Julian and Eunice Cohen. The series is free of charge to all members of the public. All Compassion in Action webinars will be archived here following the live broadcast.

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