JW

Pronouns: she/her

Host Site: Girard Medical Center 

Position Title: Care Navigator 

Where are you from? Ann Arbor, MI 

Why did you decide to join NHC?   I wanted to serve in an environment that would not only allow me to learn more about  what I can do/what resources are available to help decrease health disparities, but also  one that would support me in growing professionally.  

What are you hoping to gain or learn during your service term?   I’m hoping to improve important patient interaction skills, such as exhibiting compassion  and building trust. 

What are you most looking forward to during your service term?   I look forward to learning from and collaborating with members in the NHC Philly cohort  and the GMC