2018 Speaking Faculty

Currently Confirmed



Marc Adler
Marc Adler, MD, MBA, FACP, CHCQM
Associate Chief Medical Officer
NYU Winthrop Hospital


Simon Ahtaridis
Simon Ahtaridis, MD
National Clinical Advisor and Chief Medical Officer
Sound Advisory Services


Aziz Ansari
Aziz Ansari, DO, SFHM, FACP
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Optimization and Revenue Integrity; Associate Director, Division of Hospital Medicine; Medical Director, Observation Unit, Associate Professor of Medicine
Loyola University Medical Center


Joshuha Ayres
Joshuha Ayres
Manager, Utilization Management
University of Maryland Medical Center


Rachel Cyrus
Rachel Cyrus, MD, FHM
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Clinical Director, Division of Hospital Medicine
Northwestern Medica l Group


David Goldner
David Goldner, MD, FACC
Medical Director, Utilization Management and Appeals
Lehigh Valley Health Network


Jessica L. Gustafson
Jessica L. Gustafson, Esq.
Founding Shareholder
The Health Law Partners, P.C.


Poonam Gutt
Poonam Gutt, MD
Former Physician Advisor, Main Line Health;
Hospitalist, Methodist Health System


Debra Jacobs
Debra Jacobs
Assistant Vice President, Utilization Management, Clinical Operations, Complaints & Grievances
UPMC Health Plan


Patricia J. Jones
Patricia J. Jones, RN, BHSA, CCM, CPHQ
Vice President, Care4U, Georgia Market
CareSource


Kalyana C. Kanaparthy
Kalyana C. Kanaparthy, MD, FHM, CHCQM-PHYADV
System Medical Director, Physician Advisor Program
Rochester Regional Health


Melissa M. King
Melissa M. King
Director, Physician Advisor Program,
Rochester Regional Health


Abby Pendleton
Abby Pendleton, Esq.
Founding Shareholder
The Health Law Partners, P.C.


Jenny Prescia
Jenny Prescia, MSN, RN, ACM, CCDS, NE-BC
Director, Case Management/Social Services/Orders Management Unit/RAC
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital


Arshad Rahim
Arshad Rahim, MD, MBA, FACP
Senior Medical Director, Population Health;
Assistant Professor, Medicine
Mount Sinai Health System


Prathima Setty
Prathima Setty, MD
Faculty
ReachMD


Mohammad Shaheed
Mohammad Shaheed, MD, SFHM, CHCQHM-PHYADV
Medical Director, Physician Advisor, Rochester General and Eastern Region; Senior Hospitalist Attending, Rochester Regional Health ; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry


Anita Shinde
Anita Shinde, MD
Physician Advisor
Lee Memorial Hospital


Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Quality and Safety
Loyola University Medical Center


Bob Soltis
Bob Soltis
Retired Administrative Law Judge
Office of Medicare Hearings & Appeals (joining remotely)


Christine C. Stallkamp
Christine C. Stallkamp, MD, FAAFP, CHCQM-PHYADV
System Director, Revenue Integrity and Care Coordination
Main Line Health


Portia J. Zaire
Portia J. Zaire, MSNEd BSN RN-BC
Director, Clinical Nursing
Primary One Health