About Patient & Community Education

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Our team is dedicated to helping people take an active role in managing their care or the care of a loved one.

About Patient & Community Education

In Patient & Community Education, health education specialists collaborate with Memorial Sloan Kettering’s expert healthcare providers to provide people with accurate, reliable information to empower them to participate in their health. Through our virtual library, you can access written information, videos, and webcasts.

Senior Director, Patient & Community Education

Chasity Burrows Walters, Director of Patient & Caregiver Education

Chasity Burrows Walters, PhD, RN; Director of Patient & Caregiver Engagement

The director oversees all aspects of Patient & Community Education. This includes managing the content in our virtual library and teaching communication and educational techniques to MSK’s healthcare providers. The director also conducts research to determine the best way to educate people with cancer and their caregivers.