Henry S. Jennings Lectureship in Medical Humanities

In-Person and Virtual Attendance


“You Tell My Baby’s Story for all the World to Hear” – The Communal and Redemptive Act of Storytelling in Medicine

Featured Speaker:

John C. Wellons III, MD, MSPH
Cal Turner Chair and Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery | Professor of Neurosurgery, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery and Radiology | Vice Chair, Department of Neurologic Surgery | Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Section of Surgical Sciences | Medical Director, Surgical Outcomes Center for Kids (SOCKs) | Vanderbilt University Medical Center/Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital

Walters Auditorium | NGMC Gainesville & Streamed Live
743 Spring Street NE, Gainesville, GA 30501

November 7, 2022 
6-7 P.M. Lecture | Reception to Follow

To attend in person, please RSVP to Jennifer Reagan.
To attend virtually, please Register.


  1. To understand the importance of communication in caring for patients.
  2. To discern the importance of communal storytelling for provider wellness.
  3. To promote empathy for our patients and the journeys they are on.


The Northeast Georgia Medical Center & Health System, Inc. is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This live activity is designated for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should only claim commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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