2018 Speaking Faculty

Heidi Allespach
Heidi Allespach, PhD
Associate Professor, Clinical Family Medicine, Medicine & Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Mark Belanger
Mark Belanger, MBA
Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative

Emily Brandenfels
Emily Brandenfels, MD
Health Management Associates

Jennie Byrne
Jennie Byrne, MD, PhD
Deputy Chief Medical Office
Community Care of North Carolina

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Wen Cai, MD, PhD
Chief Medical Whole Health Officer
Spectrum Healthcare Group

Andrew Clendenin
Andrew Clendenin, MSW
Director, Behavioral Health
Community Care of North Carolina

James Corbett
James Corbett
Nashville Healthcare Council

Kent A. Corso
Kent A. Corso, PsyD, BCBA-D
Lead Author
Integrating Behavioral Health into the Medical Home: A Rapid Implementation Guide

Makandall Saint Eloi
Makandall Saint Eloi, MD
Resident PGY-2
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital

Courtney C. Esparza
Courtney C. Esparza, MS, LPC, PMP
Senior Director, Providence Health Plan
Providence Health & Services

Judith A. Feld
Judith A. Feld, MD, MPH, MMM
Vice President, Behavioral Health
MVP Health Care

Lisa Ferdinand
Lisa Ferdinand, PhD
Senior Clinical Coordinator
USF Counseling Center

Nicole Harmon
Nicole Harmon, MBA, PCMH CCE
Senior Director, Practice Advancement Strategies

Susan Hawk
Susan Hawk
Chief of Clinical Integration – Behavioral Health, Mercy Health;
Director, Operations-Behavioral Health, St. Rita’s Health Partners

Navdeep S. Kang
Navdeep S. Kang, Psy.D., HSP, CGP
Director of Operations, Behavioral Health Institute
Mercy Health – Cincinnati

Lisa Knysz
Lisa Knysz, PsyD
Chief Clinical Officer
Behavioral Health Professionals, Inc.

William M. Lopez
William M. Lopez, MD,CPE
Senior Medical Director-Behavioral Health
Cigna Healthcare

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Benjamin D. Lord, PhD
Staff Psychologist and PCMHI Facility Trainer
Department of Veterans Affairs

Francys C. Martin
Francys C. Martin, Esq., LHRM
Senior Loss Prevention Attorney and Vice President
Florida Academic Healthcare Patient Safety Organization

Garrett E. Moran
Garrett E. Moran, PhD
Project Director
AHRQ Academy for Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

Heidi Musgrave
Heidi Musgrave, PhD ABPP-CN
Director of Behavioral Science
Fort Wayne Medical Education Program

Lauren Ostarello
Lauren Ostarello, MS
Behavioral Care Specialist
Ascension Providence

Jessie Peters
Jessie Peters, MSN, FNP-BC
Director, Strategy and Innovation
Spectrum Healthcare Group, Inc.

Andrew Philip
Andrew Philip, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, SAMHSA HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions
National Council for Behavioral Health

Joseph A. Puccio
Joseph A. Puccio, MD, FAAP
Executive and Medical Director
USF Student Health Services

Jeffrey Ring
Jeffrey Ring, PhD
Health Management Associates

Staci Swenson
Staci Swenson, MA, MSW, LISW-S
Director of Behavioral Health and Social Work
PrimaryOne Health

Anatol Tolchinsky
Anatol Tolchinsky, PhD, LP
Director, Behavioral Medicine
Ascension Providence

Rachel J. Valleley
Rachel J. Valleley, PhD
Associate Director, Clinical Services and Outreach, Munroe-Meyer Institute
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Deborah Weidner
Deborah Weidner, MD, MBA
Regional Medical Director for Behavioral Health, East Region; Vice President, Patient Safety and Quality, Behavioral Health Network; Medical Director, Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration
Hartford HealthCare