Clinical Ambassadors

Champions of the Compassionate Care Initiative's mission, Clinical Ambassadors are a group of clinicians from various disciplines and departments at the University of Virginia Health System who implement small changes in their respective areas in order to have a profound impact on the UVA Health System's culture.

Sharon Ackerman
Pain Management Clinic, RN
sjt2a@virginia.edu

Joel Anderson   
Acute Care Nursing, Director      
jra6d@virginia.edu

Jonathan Bartels              
3E, RN  
jbb4x@virginia.edu

Tara Beuscher
Transitional Care Hospital (TCH), RN
tb2nm@virginia.edu

Mia Campbell
PICU, RN
MCC8J@virginia.edu

Carol Cate
6W, RN
cc4hr@Virginia.edu

Nina Carter
UMA Clinic, Nurse manager
nmc4z@virginia.edu

J. Forrest Calland
Assistant Professor of Surgery
forrest@virginia.edu

Susan Connette
Pain Management Clinic, RN
sld2x@virginia.edu

Noreen Crain     
Pediatric Critical Care, MD            
nc4v@virginia.edu

Dallas M. Ducar
5E, RN
dmd2ef@virginia.edu

Gene Donovan
3W, RN
ejd5ax@virginia.edu

Anna DeLong
Faculty and Employee Assistance Program (FEAP)
acb2f@virginia.edu

Melissa Elliott
5E, RN
me4t@virginia.edu

Cawood Fitzhugh
Pantops Primary Care and Integrative Medicine, FNP
cbf9n@virginia.edu

Zoie Gaidos
PCT 5E
ZFG2D@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Valerie Goodman
NICU, RN
vab4u@virginia.edu

Elaine McCall
Registered Dietician, Kidney Center
EM5TZ@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Bess McHugh
STBICU, RN
ejm2v@virginia.edu

Joy Miller
Pediatric Palliative Care, NP
jrg7c@virginia.edu

Cynthia Moore
Nutrition Services, Asst. Clinical Nutrition Manager
clp6g@virginia.edu

Jane Muir
kjm5xw@virginia.edu
Clinical Ambasssador

Julie Perry
Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center, Chaplain
jrp8x@virginia.edu

Tim Rose
Stem Cell Transplant
tbg3w@virginia.edu

Gina Songer
3E, RN
glp8t@virginia.edu

Cindy Southard
3E, nurse manager
cas4zk@virginia.edu

Mary Stack
NP specializing in Anticoagulation
mbs5a@virginia.edu

Jody Sweeney
Transplant, Social Worker
jjs5b@virginia.edu

Meghan Talbert
5C, RN
mlt2ev@virginia.edu

Martha Taylor
Radiology, RN
mgt6v@virginia.edu

Cindy Westley
Patient & Family Education, Nursing Governance
cjw2s@virginia.edu