Abington, PA (PRWEB) November 12, 2015
Dr. Dan Gottlieb, host of WHYY’s “Voices in the Family,” will deliver a free presentation on the nature of compassion at Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health on Wednesday, November 18 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Gottlieb will discuss “compassion fatigue,” self-compassion for family and professional caregivers, and mindful listening to cultivate compassion for the aging.
The event is open to the public and will be held in the Zalsow Auditorium in the Lenfest Pavilion at Abington Hospital, 1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA. For more information, or to register, call 215-481-2571.
About Abington – Jefferson Health
Abington – Jefferson Health encompasses Abington Hospital in Abington, Abington – Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, two urgent Care Centers and five convenient outpatient facilities, which include Abington Health Center – Willow Grove, Abington Health Center – Warminster, Abington Health Center – Blue Bell, Abington Health Center – Lower Gwynedd and Abington Health Center – Montgomeryville. More than 1,400 physicians are on staff at both Abington Hospital and Abington – Lansdale Hospital. In addition, some physicians are members of Abington Health Physicians, an employed network of primary care physicians and specialists. Abington – Jefferson Health is part of Jefferson Health and Jefferson, a newly formed organization dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate clinical care for patients, educating the health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new treatments and therapies that will define the future of health care.