The School of Clinical Pastoral Education of Sentara Hospitals is fortunate to have an outstanding Professional Advisory Group (PAG). Members of the PAG, in addition to providing overall guidance to the operation and development of the CPE program, interact with CPE students in a number of ways including as adjunct faculty, and on admission and exit interview committees.
Professional Advisory Group Members:
Eugenia Bowser, DMin, BCC - Pastor, Gordon Chapel AME Church, Chesapeake, VA
Kamil Čák, DMin, BCC - Director, Chaplaincy, Bioethics and Language Services, Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
David A. Cochran , MBA, MTh - Director, ACP-Ethics-Palliative Care, Sentara Healthcare
Marta Cox, MDiv - Staff Chaplain, Supervisor of Culture and Languages Service, Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
Emily Harkins Filer, CVA - Founding Executive Director, Lee's Friends, Norfolk, Virginia.
James B. Hoy, MDiv, BCC - Staff Chaplain, Chaplaincy Services, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Lori Janke, MTh - Global HR Generalist, Leadership Development, Wolseley Corporation
Linda Kirkland-Harris, PhD, LPC. Director
Student Counseling Center, Hampton University, Virginia; Adjunct Faculty, United Theological Seminary, Dayton, Ohio.
Jon D. Mason, MD. Associate Professor and Assistant Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Christine C. Matson, MD - Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Ann H. Prescott, RN, MSEd, FT (Fellow in Thanatology) - Bereavement Coordinator, Sentara Healthcare. Chairperson, CPE Professional Advisory Group.
Belinda Sanders, MSW, LCSW - Finney Psychotherapy Associates, Norfolk, Virginia.
Uwe C. Scharf, PhD - School of Clinical Pastoral Education, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Stephanie Ann Spingarn, MD - Pathology Sciences Medical Group, P.C., Director, Clinical Pathology, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Thomas H. Scott, Jr., MD, FACP, FCCP - Pulmonary Physicians of Tidewater, Virginia Beach, Virginia, Retired. Member, Board of Directors, Sentara Healthcare; Member, Board of Trustees, Sentara Healthcare.
Earl D. White, II, MD, FAAOS - Tidewater Orthopaedic Associates, Hampton, Virginia, Retired. Chairperson, Corporate Ethics Advisory Council, Sentara Healthcare.
Rabbi Israel Zoberman, DMin - Founding Rabbi, Congregation Beth Chaverim, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Ex Officio Members:
Mary O. Padgett, RN, BSN - Director, Patient Care Services, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
Elaine H. Lehr, BCC - Manager, Chaplaincy Services, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
Lydia Harper, MDiv - Staff Chaplain, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, since 15 March 2010
Amy Johnson, MDiv - Staff Chaplain, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, since 1 March 2010
William Sydney "Pete" Parks, MDiv, DMin, BCC - Staff Chaplain, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
Shirley G. Wharton, RN - Senior Nursing Officer, Sentara Healthcare. Retired.
Russell H. Davis, PhD - Founding supervisor of the Sentara School of Clinical Pastoral Education
Yolanda M. Berthiaume, Chaplaincy Services, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital