John has been with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) since 2015.  Prior to joining the GPS team, he worked for three years in Language Services as a Spanish Interpreter, ensuring equal language access to both local and international patients.

As a member of Global Patient Services, John works as a liaison between incoming families and the various departments at CHOP.  He coordinates the arrival, clinical review, and medical appointments for international patients coming from around the world.

Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Business Administration - Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA

Additional Training

Certified Medical Interpreter (CMI) Certification
MA Certificate in Interpretation: English/Spanish – La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Access Coordinator, Global Patient Services

Departments and Services