2019 Conference Speakers

This year’s conference will provide a forum for participants to evaluate exemplar advanced primary care practices with proven results; collaborate face-to-face with leaders across diverse sectors who are advancing strategies to strengthen primary care; and join with colleagues advocating for payment and delivery reforms, including more investment in primary care.

Get to know the speakers below:

Meet Our Speakers

Stewart Hinrichsen

Administrator, York Medical Clinic

Senator Tim Ashe

Vermont State Senator

Richard Baron

President and CEO, ABIM

Paul Grundy (Moderator)

Chief Transformation Officer, Innovaccer

Michael Conway

Colorado Insurance Commissioner

Margot Sanger-Katz (Moderator)

Correspondent, The New York Times

Lolita Alexander

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Chicago Medicine

Linda Goler Blount (Moderator)

President & CEO, Black Women's Health Imperative

Leslie McKinney

Lead Medical Director, Advanced Primary Care and Provider Engagement, BCBS of North Carolina

Len Nichols

Director, Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics & Professor of Health Policy, George Mason University

Kavita Patel (Moderator/Speaker)

Primary care physician and Nonresident Senior Fellow, the Brookings Institution

Karinn Glover

Director of Adult Behavioral Health, Montefiore Medical Center

Jill Rubin Hummel

President & General Manager, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Connecticut, Anthem, Inc.

Jeroen Peters

Program Director, HAN University

James Kingsland

Professer, James Kingsland OBE

Grace-Marie Turner

President, Galen Institute

Eric Topol

Executive VP, Scripps Research

Elzbieta (Ela) Jacek

CHA Family Medicine Resident, Cambridge Health Alliance

Christopher F. Koller

President, Milbank Memorial Fund

Chris Beck

VP of Operations, Union Hospital

Caitlin Barba

Practice Administrator, Westminster Medical Clinic

Asaf Bitton

Executive Director, Ariadne Labs - Harvard Medical School

Ann Greiner

President & Chief Executive Officer, Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative

Adam Boehler

Senior Advisor HHS Secretary, Deputy Administrator CMS & Director CMMI