2018 Speaking Faculty



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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Patrick Hammond
Patrick Hammond
Chief Executive Officer, Emory Healthcare Network; Chief Market Services Officer, Chief Innovations & Population Health Dyad - Administrative Officer
Emory Healthcare


Stacey Hodgman
Stacey Hodgman, MS, RN-BC, CMAC
Divisional Vice President, Clinical Integration and Care Navigation
Kindred Rehabilitation Services


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


Wright L. Lassiter III
Wright L. Lassiter III
President and Chief Executive Officer
Henry Ford Health System


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Mary Simpson
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


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


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