On Nov. 2, the Schweitzer Fellowship honored Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program Founder James (Jim) O'Connell, MD with the 2012 Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism. This morning, WBUR (Boston’s NPR station) aired an in-depth profile of O’Connell as part of its Visionaries series. The profile is thoughtful, comprehensive, and well worth a listen for anyone who’s interested in working … [Read more...] about ‘Visionary’ Schweitzer Prize Honoree Dr. Jim O’Connell Profiled on WBUR
When we describe this upcoming weekend as the biggest one of our year, we’re not exaggerating: we’ll welcome a record number of people—about 500 in total—to our Schweitzer Prize event and Schweitzer Leadership Conference on Friday and Saturday. The excitement will kick off tomorrow night, when we’ll present James (Jim) O’Connell, MD with the Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism. In 1985, … [Read more...] about Ready, Set, Go.
We're thrilled to announce that we will present Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) Founder and President James (Jim) O’Connell, MD with the 2012 Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism on Friday, November 2. “Jim is a tireless champion for dignified, compassionate, and skilled health care for some of our most vulnerable neighbors,” says Robert Lawrence, MD, Professor at the … [Read more...] about James (Jim) O’Connell, MD to Receive Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism