VA Boston Healthcare System
Renal/Dialysis Program Coordinator
Gwendolyn is the Renal Dialysis Coordinator for the VA Boston Healthcare System. She received her Master’s Degrees in Social Work from Boston College. While at Boston College she completed her second year social work internship in the Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment program at VA Boston. Gwendolyn received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology as well as an Undergraduate Certificate in Public Policy from University of Massachusetts Amherst. Gwendolyn began her tenure at the VA Boston Healthcare System in 2012 working in both Primary Care and the Homelessness Program, before becoming the Renal Dialysis Coordinator. She is a Certified Social Worker in Health Care and a Certified Nephrology Social Worker. Gwendolyn is a member of the National Kidney Foundation Council of Nephrology Social Workers. She is VA Certified Mentor and provides mentorship and supervision to fellow co-workers and peers.She received a VA Boston ICARE Award in 2016 for her outstanding work with Veterans. Gwendolyn also serves as a facilitator for the Own the Moment training, a national initiative to train existing VA employees around customer service and enhancing the veteran and employee experience.