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Raymond Barfield

Professor of pediatrics and Christian philosophy, Duke Divinity School

Dr. Raymond Barfield, a professor of pediatrics and Christian philosophy at Duke Divinity School, is a pediatric oncologist and a palliative care physician with an interest in the intersection of medicine, philosophy and theology. His medical research focuses on immune therapies for childhood cancer and improvement of the quality of life for children with severe or fatal diseases. His work in philosophy focuses on ethics and the history of the impact of literature on philosophical thought. 

Nathalie Nelson Parker

Reflective Leadership Grants offer a step back

“The ability to slow down ... allowed me time to listen, explore and be more impactful for the communities I am called to serve.” 

— Nathalie Nelson Parker, Civitas Consulting Group 

Christian leaders from a variety of roles are welcome to apply. The grants provide “balcony time” to reflect on accomplishments, broaden perspectives and discern next steps. The application deadline is May 28, 2024.

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