Carl Corbin, Whitman-Walker Makes Me Feel Like a Person

As part of Whitman-Walker’s 40th anniversary, officially January 13, 2018, we’re sharing 40 stories to help tell the narrative of Whitman-Walker in community. Please meet Carl Corbin, former Patient Advisory Committee member at Whitman-Walker Health! Originally from Virginia, Carl has helped Whitman-Walker adapt its care practices and priorities from a patient’s point of view. Carl never fails to support a client in need around the health center and ensures their care needs are being met. After recovering from open-heart surgery and becoming disabled, Carl came to Whitman-Walker for Public Benefits and Insurance Navigation services to enroll in public assistance and insurance coverage.

Learn more about Carl’s story, press play!

Please note this story was recorded in 2016.

Carl, far left, stands with Whitman-Walker Patient Advisory Committee members at a We See You campaign photo shoot. Photo by Moshe Zusman.
Carl shares his story at the May 2015 grand opening ceremony of Whitman-Walker’s medical home at 1525 14th Street, NW.
Carl poses for the We See You campaign photo shoot. Photo by Moshe Zusman.