Biobehavioral Health, Child Life Specialist
Jamie Gentille, MPH, CCLS
Jamie Gentille received her BS in Biobehavioral Health from Penn State University and her Masters in Public Health from Walden University. She also completed a Child Life internship at Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth and became a Certified Child Life Specialist in 2002. She is currently Director of Child Life Services at Inova Children’s Hospital, where she has worked since 2002. Jamie is also an adjunct professor at George Mason University. Jamie also serves as an Ambassador for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. She has published a memoir, Surviving HIV: Growing Up a Secret and Being Positive, and is an accomplished speaker on the topic. Jamie lives in Northern Virginia with her husband and beloved dog, Lucy.