Jennifer Block is a Buddhist chaplain and leader in contemplative education who develops curriculum for the bustling movement of bringing ancient wisdom to modern disciplines such as healthcare, education and business. Her newest curriculum promotes awakening, dignity and harmony in the twilight years of life through engagement with Zen Buddhist teachings. More info: www.contemplativecaregivercourse.com.

Her work is also featured in the book "The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in Buddhist Chaplaincy and Pastoral Work" (Wisdom Publications), by Cheryl A. Giles and Willa B. Miller.