Dr. Bernard Chinnasami
PRESIDENT AND MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Dr. Chinnasami has been in practice with Emerywood Hematology/Oncology since 1995 and is medical director for the Hayworth Cancer Center at High Point Regional Health System. He is intricately involved in cancer awareness and cancer care initiatives and also devotes a great deal of time to cancer treatment research studies.
DIRECTOR OF CREATIVE EXPRESSIONS
While Nalina Chinnasami is an attorney with a Masters in Law from Duke University School of Law and a specialist in Patent and Trademark Law, she is also an accomplished concert pianist. She received her music training from Trinity College of Music in London, one of Europe’s leading music conservatories.She has played concertos with philharmonic orchestra soloist and was involved with the Ministrels music group at Chennai, India.
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Before she was a GPS employee, Michelle DeWitt was a GPS volunteer. A breast cancer survivor, Michelle adds depth to GPS’s promise to provide services developed by cancer survivors for cancer survivors. Michelle holds degrees in English and Religious Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and previously worked in publishing and editing.
A graduate of Winston-Salem State University with a degree in Psychology, Mike Jones brings 25 years of experience in Customer Service to Guide Posts of Strength. Mike is a survivor of prostate cancer, skin cancer and leukemia and embodies the definition of “survivor.” An accident 35 years ago left Michael a paraplegic and he truly understands the meaning of overcoming obstacles in life.
A 41-year veteran of education, Ellen comes to GPS as a six-year breast cancer survivor and past Relay for Life Event Chair. A volunteer in the Hayworth Cancer Center, Ellen was named the Center’s 2011 Cancer Advocate of the Year. Ellen meets inspiring cancer patients daily and many of those meetings result in lasting friendships.
The diagnosis of cancer affects everything in your life.
When you receive a diagnosis of cancer, it’s almost impossible to stay focused.
No one knows the cancer journey better than one who has traveled this road.
The summaries provide consumer-friendly information about cancer drugs and drug combinations.
The Spritual Journey
Guide Posts of Strength, Inc. (GPS) provides newly diagnosed cancer patients.
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