Clinical Pastoral Education Students

Residents

Chaplain Karen Bright
Chaplain Karen Bright

713.441.1981
United Methodist
MDiv, Southern Methodist University
BA, Lamar University
AAS, Texas State Technical College
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Oncology
Coordinating Chaplain
Chaplain Chuck Hawkins

Chaplain Mark Grafenreed
Chaplain Mark Grafenreed

713.441.7073
United Methodist
MDiv, Southern Methodist University
JD, Texas Southern University
BA, Southern Methodist University
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Neuro Intensive Care, Psychology, Neurology, Emergency Department
Coordinating Chaplains
Chaplain Oscar Hall
Chaplain Charles Abuyeka

Chaplain Irene Obazei
Chaplain Irene Obazei

713.441.1993
Catholic
MACM, Liberty University
BSN, University of Ibadan
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Transplant, Cardiovascular Intensive Care
Coordinating Chaplain
Chaplain Montes Estinphil

Chaplain Varughese Thomas
Chaplain Varughese Thomas

713.441.7103
Malankara (Indian) Orthodox Syrian Church
GST, Orthodox Theological Seminary
BD, Serampore University
BCom, Mahatma Gandhi University
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Medical Intensive Care, General Medical, Urology
Coordinating Chaplain
Chaplain BJ Hightower

Chaplain Dave Wethington
Chaplain Dave Wethington

713.441.1979
Non-Denominational
MA, Dallas Theological Seminary
BS, Georgia Institute of Technology
CPE Internship Center: Houston Methodist
Clinical Units
Coronary Care, Heart Failure, Women's Health, Labor & Delivery, Stroke Unit
Coordinating Chaplains
Chaplain Brian Gowan
Chaplain Charles Abuyeka

Interns

Houston Methodist Hospital

Clint Brown, Episcopal

Chuck Kelley, Baptist

Wayne Ly, Catholic

Loi Nguyen, Catholic

Cherial Steptoe, Baptist

Stephanie Wilkins, United Methodist