CCM to offer free online webinar

On May 11 at 6pm The Center for Communication in Medicine (CCM) will offer a free online webinar, “Coping With COVID-19: The Lived Experience of Patients, Loved Ones and Healthcare Providers.” CCM is committed to presenting SpeakSooner community education programs through our online platform.


The panel includes COVID-19 patient Jim Raposa, his wife Claudia, ICU nurse Gretchen Martinez and Dr. Jennifer Baker-Porazinski, who will offer a dual perspective as a physician and a wife whose husband was seriously ill with COVID-19. They will share their experiences and lessons learned. CCM Executive Director, Bernard Bandman, PhD will moderate. The role of communication between patients, loved ones and healthcare providers will be addressed.