FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
DATE: May 6, 2014
CONTACT: Roxanne Debski-Seigel
Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation
Offices in Newton NJ & Milford PA.
May 6, 2014 — Newton – Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation Co-Founder and Board Chair Julia Quinlan announced George A. Green IV, Ph.D. of Fredon has been appointed to the Karen Ann Quinlan Governing Board of Directors effective immediately.
Dr. Green is employed with Bristol-Myers Squibb as Group Director, Pharmacodiagnostics and received his Ph.D. in Microbiology from Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. He has his B.A. with Distinction in Biological Sciences, from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. His background is in diagnostic and pharmaceutical research and has spent much of his career working in oncology, and is very familiar with the impact cancer has on patients and their families.
He presently serves as a Township Committee Member for Fredon Township and has served as Chairman of the Fredon Planning Board from 2005-2012 and as Chairman of the Fredon Board of Health.
Dr. Green’s first experience with Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice was through the illness of his mother, who received their services. At that time he explained to Mrs. Quinlan how he experienced first hand the competence of the team and the value of having someone to turn to during a difficult time. Mrs. Quinlan is very pleased to welcome Dr. Green to the board.
Dr. Green resides in Fredon with his wife and two children.
The Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation is passionately dedicated to providing Hospice care for the terminally ill and Bereavement for those who have lost loved ones. Serving Northwest NJ and Northeast PA; please call 800 882 1117 to reach any of our services. Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ and Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 104 Bennett Ave., Milford, PA. Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice is an independently owned hospice program and the preferred hospice provider for the Atlantic Health Care System in our area of service. The Karen Ann Quinlan Home for Hospice in Fredon will be opening in 2014. The Home will offer in-patient units, respite care, and routine hospice care.