Jennifer Buckley

BA (Political Science), Boston College. MA (Health Advocacy), Sarah Lawrence College. Advocated for eleven years as a hospital patient representative at several large teaching hospitals, including Westchester Medical Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Her role was to personalize and humanize the hospital experience by serving as a liaison among patients, their families, and staff; and to craft resolutions to problems and recommend corrective actions to make hospital services more responsive to patients’ needs. She was a member of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center’s Patient Education and Ethics Committees. She is a founding board member and continues to serves on board of the Pink Foundation, a Westchester-based organization dedicated to providing social programming and emotional support for young women with Breast Cancer. SLC, 2009

Graduate program: Health Advocacy Program
Discipline/Program Affiliation(s): Health Advocacy Program - Graduate