2018 Speaking Faculty

Sarika Aggarwal
Sarika Aggarwal, MD, MHCM
Chief Medical Officer
Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization

Nishant Anand
Nishant Anand, MD, FACEP
Senior Vice President, Adventist Health System, Chief Medical Officer, AHS Population Health Services Organization

Fernando Arbelaez
Fernando Arbelaez
Senior Director, Research, Development and Analytics
Gateway Health Plan

Ashish Atreja
Ashish Atreja, MD, MPH
Chief Technology Innovation and Engagement Officer
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Deirdre Baggot
Deirdre Baggot, RN, MBA, CNAA
Principal, Bundled Payments Practice
ECG Management Consultants
Former Lead, Acute Care Episode (ACE) Bundled Payments Pilots
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

John Bailey
John Bailey, MPH
Manager, Strategic Solutions
Ascension Care Management

Cecilia Ugarte Baldwin
Cecilia Ugarte Baldwin
Director, Public Payer Programs and Policy
Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization

Daniel Bensimhon
Daniel Bensimhon, MD
Medical Director Advanced Heart Failure
Cone Health

Scott Berkowitz
Scott Berkowitz, MD, MBA, FACC
Executive Director, Johns Hopkins Medicine Alliance for Patients; Senior Medical Director, Accountable Care, Johns Hopkins Medicine; Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Janet Prvu Bettger
Janet Prvu Bettger, ScD
Associate Professor, Director of Health Policy and Implementation Science, Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; Faculty Affiliate, Duke Clinical Research Institute and Global Health Institute

James M. Bock
James M. Bock, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Physician Clinical Integration Network, LLC

Seth Bokser
Seth Bokser, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Informatics
UCSF Medical School

Deborah M. Bonnell
Deborah M. Bonnell, RN, MSN-L
Senior Director, Regulatory Incentive Programs
Banner Health

Deborah Boswell
Deborah Boswell
Director,Community Outreach Services
Harris Health System

Brian Bragg
Brian Bragg
Vice President, Behavioral Health and Community Integration
Access Community Health Network

Michelle Brown
Michelle Brown, MPH
Chief Executive Officer
Morehouse Choice Accountable Care Organization-Education System (MCACO-ES)

Hae Mi Choe
Hae Mi Choe, PharmD
Director, Pharmacy Innovations and Partnerships, University of Michigan Medical Group (UMMG), Michigan Medicine
Associate Dean, Clinical Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan

Samuel Le Church
Samuel Le Church, MD
Family Physician
Synergy Health

Matt Civili
Matt Civili
Senior Director of Program Management
Signature Medical Group

Amelia Clark
Amelia Clark
Regional Vice President
Meridian Health Services

Donna Cohen
Donna Cohen, RN, BSN, CCM
Deputy Director, Population Health QIN-QIO
Alliant Quality

Ann Conrath
Ann Conrath, MSW, LCSW
Account Manager
Signature Medical Group

Lisa Curran
Lisa Curran, PharmD, BCPS, CPP
Clinical Pharmacist
Cone Health

Monica Deadwiler
Monica Deadwiler, MBA
Senior Director, Healthcare Payment Innovation
Cleveland Clinic

Krista Drobac
Krista Drobac
Executive Director
Alliance for Connected Health

Kim Eason
Kim Eason
Manager, Episodes of Care Program
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Juan Estrada
Juan Estrada
TeleNeurology Program Director
Massachusetts General Hospital

Laurie Evans
Laurie Evans
Director, Decision Sciences and Predictive Analytics
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

Rich Feifer
Rich Feifer, MD, MPH, FACP
Chief Medical Officer, Genesis Physician Services
Genesis HealthCare

Marianne Ferlazzo
Marianne Ferlazzo, BSc, CPHQ, CHTS-PW, PCMH CCE
QPP SURS HIT Specialist
Alliant Quality

Erich Fogg
Erich Fogg, PA-C, MMSc. EM-CAQ
Director and Lead Provider, York Hospital Walk-In Services; Clinical Lead, York Hospital Virtual Care Walk-In Service York Hospital

Laura G. Frias
Laura G. Frias, RN
Field Disease Manager, Health Services

Trisha Frick
Trisha Frick, RN, MS
Director of Bundled Rates Contracting
Johns Hopkins HealthCare LLC

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Krystal Gamarra, MSW, LCSW, CCM
Director, Clinical Case Management, Ambulatory Care Services
Harris Health System

Lynn Gastin
Lynn Gastin, LSW, MAOL, CCM
Director, Discharge Services, Care Coordination
Aultman Hospital

Neil Gomes
Neil Gomes
Chief Digital Officer and Senior Vice President,
Technology Innovation and Consumer Experience
Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health

Chandrakala Gowda
Chandrakala Gowda, MD, MBA
Former Vice President and Executive Medical Director, Government Markets
Highmark Inc.

Suzanne Gruszka
Suzanne Gruszka, RN, MAS, CCM, LHRM
Vice President, Care Coordination Services
Orlando Health Network

Pamela Halvorson
Pamela Halvorson
Lead Executive Next Generation ACO
UnityPoint Accountable Care

Patrick Hammond
Patrick Hammond
Chief Executive Officer, Emory Healthcare Network; Chief Market Services Officer and Chief Innovations and Population Health Officer, Emory Healthcare

Stacey Hodgman
Stacey Hodgman
Division Vice President Clinical Integration
Kindred Healthcare

Brandy Hoell
Brandy Hoell, MSN, RN, CCM
Director of Care Management
St. Dominic Hospital

Brian Holzer
Brian Holzer, MD, MBA
President, Kindred Innovations
Kindred Healthcare

Tanvir Hussain
Tanvir Hussain, MD
Medical Director, Quality & Analytics
Nebraska Health

Kamal Jethwani
Kamal Jethwani
Senior Director, Connected Health Innovation
Partners HealthCare

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Jeanine Kilgore, MPH/MSW, LSW, CCM
Director, Population Health
Gateway HealthSM

Wright L. Lassiter III
Wright L. Lassiter III
President and CEO
Henry Ford Health System

Jonathan Lewin
Jonathan Lewin, MD
President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board
Emory Healthcare

Lisa Lilley
Lisa Lilley, RNC, MS, LSSBB
Director of Quality/CPG Chief Nurse
Christus Physician Group

Cheryl Lulias
Cheryl Lulias
President and Executive Director
Medical Home Network

Michelle J. Lyn
Michelle J. Lyn, MBA, MHA
Assistant Professor and Chief, Division of Community Health, Department of Community and Family Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

Catherine MacLean
Catherine MacLean, MD, PhD
Chief Value Medical Officer
Hospital for Special Surgery

Marc Malloy
Marc Malloy
Senior Vice President, Health Plan Solutions
Mission Health Partner

Rob Marchuk
Rob Marchuk
Vice President, Ancillary Services
Adventist Health

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Emeobong E. “Eme” Martin, MPH
Regional Director, Community Health
MedStar Health

Jamie Mathis
Jamie Mathis, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Associate Administrator, Population Health & Disease Management, Ambulatory Care Services
Harris Health System

Akil McClay
Akil McClay, MS, MHA
System Director, Alternative Payment Model Operations
Trinity Health

Lauren McKown
Lauren McKown, JD, MPH
Director, Clinical Product Development
OhioHealth Group

Adrienne Mims
Adrienne Mims
Vice President, CMO, Medicare Quality Improvement
Alliant Quality

Brad Miner
Brad Miner
National Director, Client Services and Program Development
RehabCare-Kindred Healthcare

Rachele Misiti
Rachele Misiti, LCSW, MSSW
Program Manager
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System

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Michelle Missler, MA, LSW
Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Healthcare Collaborative of Greater Columbus

Casey Monroe
Casey Monroe
Director, State Cancer Screenings and Chronic Disease Programs
Adagio Health

Jennifer Montgomery
Jennifer Montgomery, CPC
Director, Physician Revenue Enhancement
Professional Billing
Meaningful Use/MACRA-MIPS Teams
Mount Sinai Health System

Lance Mueller
Lance Mueller
Manager, Health Care Quality
American Medical Association

Jennie Oberkrom
Jennie Oberkrom, MSW, LCSW
Clinical Program Coordinator
Signature Medical Group

Marie Parker
Marie Parker, PharmD, MPH, BCPS
Director, Population Health and Quality Performance
Kaiser Permanente

Lee Pearce
Lee Pearce, MSW, MSHA, FACHE
VP Quality
Alabama Quality Assurance Foundation

Kelly Peck
Kelly Peck, MS
Project Manager
Cone Health

Jill Piazza
Jill Piazza, PT, DPT
Vice President of Care Integration, Population Health Services Organization
Adventist Health System

Elizabeth Polek
Elizabeth Polek, MBA, LCSW
Executive Director of Care Management and Patient Transitions
University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Glenn Pomerantz
Glenn Pomerantz, MD, JD
Vice President, Chief Medical Officer
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Betty Priskorn
Betty Priskorn
Vice President, Community Health and Outreach
Beaumont Health

Ravi Ramani
Ravi Ramani, MD
Director, UPMC Integrated Heart Failure Program

Selwyn O. Rogers, Jr
Selwyn O. Rogers, Jr, MD, MPH
Professor and Chief of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Director, Trauma Center; Executive Vice President, Community Health Engagement
The University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences

Charles Rosen
Charles Rosen, MD
Chair, William J. von Liebig Center for Transplantation and Clinical Regeneration; Medical Director, Contracting and Payer Relations, Mayo Clinic

Valinda Rutledge
Valinda Rutledge, MBA
Vice President, Public-Payor Health Strategy, Care Coordination Institute
Care Coordination Institute, Greenville Health System

Dorothy Sanders
Dorothy Sanders, RN
Nurse Manager
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System

Christopher Sandles
Christopher Sandles, MBA, FACHE
Medical Center Director
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System

Greg Sawchyn
Greg Sawchyn, MD, MBA
Senior Director, Product Development and Innovation
OhioHealth Group

Ron Scharff
Ron Scharff, MSPT
Assistant Vice President, Research
Kindred Rehabilitation Services

Roy Schoenberg
Roy Schoenberg, MD, MPH
President and Chief Executive Officer
American Well Systems

Corey Scurlock
Corey Scurlock, MD, MBA
Medical Director, eHealth Center
Westchester Medical Center Health Network

Kevin B. Sears
Kevin B. Sears
Executive Director, Market and Network Services
Cleveland Clinic

Deep Shah
Deep Shah, MD, MSc
Internal Medicine / Primary Care Physician; Director, Population Health
Gwinnett Clinic

Aric Sharp
Aric Sharp
Vice President
UnityPoint Accountable Care

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Mary Simpson
HIT Specialist
Alliant Quality

Bryan Sisk
Bryan Sisk, RN, MPH
Nurse Executive, Associate Director, Patient Care Services
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System

Karen L. Smith
Karen L. Smith, MD, FAAFP
Solo Rural Physician

Debra K. Thompson
Debra K. Thompson, DNP, FNP-BC
Vice President, Care Transformation
Vidant Health

Janet Tomcavage
Janet Tomcavage, MSN, RN
Chief Population Health Officer
Geisinger Health Plan

Shawn Valenta
Shawn Valenta, RRT, MHA
Director, Telehealth
MUSC Center For Telehealth

Michael Van Scoy
Michael Van Scoy, MD, FACP, CMD
Medical Director, Essentia Health Population Care Management
Essentia Health

Emily Walker
Emily Walker, FAHM, CPC
Director, Payment Innovation, Emerging Payment Models, Health Care Analytics

Betsey Walton
Betsey Walton, CHCO
Executive Director
United Health Alliance

Beth Weagraff
Beth Weagraff
Vice President, Post-Acute Development and Implementation
Adventist Health System

Kathy Whitmire
Kathy Whitmire
Vice President, Business Development, Caravan Health;
Regional Vice President, Southeast Division of National Rural Accountable Care Consortium

Richard E. Wild
Richard E. Wild, MD, JD, MBA, FACEP
Chief Medical Officer
Atlanta Regional Office
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Katie M. Wright
Katie M. Wright, MSN, RN
Associate Vice President – Healthcare Delivery System Care Coordination & Utilization Management
Aultman Hospital

Mohammad Zare
Mohammad Zare, M.D., M.S.
Chief of Staff for Ambulatory Care Services
Harris Health System
Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine Vice-Chair of Community Affairs