Suzanne is Coordinator for Congregational Outreach, for the Office for Mission and Spiritual Care for Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Condell Medical Center and Sherman Hospital. Suzanne’s primary role is to coordinate and supervise the congregational health ministries, such as educational seminars, health screenings and other health and wellness opportunities offered to congregations. She acts as a liaison with faith communities and clergy related to the work of Mission and Spiritual Care. Suzanne develops and initiates new programs and activities which strengthen the partnership between Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Condell Medical Center and Sherman Hospital and congregations all the while promoting health and wellness of body, mind and spirit, a “wholistic” approach to caring for the whole person.
Rev. Neris Diaz-Cabello, M. Div.
Budd Friend-Jones serves on the Governing Council of Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital. He is the senior minister of the First Congregational Church of Crystal Lake, a United Church of Christ congregation, and an Oblate with St. John’s Benedictine Abbey in Collegeville, MN. Budd provides community...Continue Reading
The Rev. Frederick Rajan
Rev. Frederick Rajan is currently Vice President of Mission and Spiritual Care at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital. Rev. Rajan has over 20 years experience in the field of ministry. Prior to joining the staff at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Rev. Rajan served as Executive Director of the...Continue Reading
Rev. Benjamin J. Dueholm
Rev. Benjamin J. Dueholm is Pastor of Worship and Education at Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church in Wauconda. He writes on faith, culture, and society for various publications including The Christian Century, Aeon, and Let's Talk.
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Susan Grossinger, BSW
Rev Fran Bates, BCC
Rev. Fran Bates is a Board Certified Chaplain ordained in the United Church of Christ. She has served as a chaplain for more than 25 years in hospitals, nursing homes and hospice care. She has been at Advocate Condell Hospital for almost 8 years. Fran and her husband Dave have raised four...Continue Reading
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Rev Digna Soria-Campanano
The Rev. Digna Campanano is an ordained clergy in the Northern Illinois Conference of the United Methodist Church. She was appointed to Extension Ministries at Advocate Sherman Hospital as a Senior Staff Chaplain with primary clinical responsibility for Oncology Care. Rev. Campanano joined...Continue Reading
Maudette Carr, MSW
Rev Dr Kristopher Hewitt
The Rev. Dr. Kristopher Hewitt has served as the Pastor of Ivanhoe Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, since October 2005.
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Mr. Edwin DuBose
Edwin R. DuBose is Senior Ethics Consultant and Director of Clinical Ethics for Advocate Health Care in Chicago. He holds a Ph.D. in religious studies, with an emphasis on medical ethics, from Rice University, and a M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School.
His articles have appeared in medical,...Continue Reading