ACO ADLS: Biographies

A series of three Accelerated Development Learning Sessions were held in select cities around the country in Minneapolis, MN, San Francisco, CA, and Baltimore, MD.

San Francisco, California

Steven J. Bernstein, MD, MPH, University of Michigan and VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System. Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Research Scientist, Department of Health Management and Policy; Director, Quality Management Program; and Research Scientist at the Ann Arbor VA Center of Excellence
Tom Bodenheimer, MD, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Nancy Boerner, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, Monarch HealthCare
Jay Crosson, MD, Director of Public Policy, The Permanente Medical Group
Patrick Gordon, MPA, Executive Director, Colorado Beacon Consortium
Steve Jacobson, MD, Associate Medical Director of Care Coordination, The Everett Clinic
Dave Knutson, MS, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health and Human Services
Marc Lassaux, BS, Technical Director, Beacon Project, Quality Health Network
Peter Lee, JD, Deputy Director, CMS Innovation Center
Matthew Mazdyasni, MS, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, HealthCare Partners
Scott Sarran, MD, MM, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois
Julie Schilz, BSN, MBA, Director, Community Collaboratives & Practice Transformation, Colorado Beacon Consortium
Mark Shields, MD, MBA, Vice President, Advocate Health Care
Greger Vigen, MBA, Independent Actuary
Jay Want, MD, Principal, Want Health Care, LLC (Former President and CEO, Physician Health Partners, LLC)
Jennifer Wilson Norton, MBA, Associate Administrator of Care Coordination, The Everett Clinic

Baltimore, Maryland

Richard Baron, MD, MACP, Group Director, Seamless Care, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Amy Berman, BS, RN, Senior Program Officer, The John A. Hartford Foundation

Don Berwick, MD, MPP, Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

A. John Blair, III, MD, CEO, MedAllies, Inc.
Jonathan Blum, MA, Deputy Administrator, Director, Center for Medicare, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Nancy Boerner, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, Monarch HealthCare
David Eitrheim, MD, Mayo Clinic Health System Rob Parke, MBA, ASA, Principal and Consulting Actuary, Milliman Inc
Paula Phillippe, MA, Chief HR Officer, Fairview Health Services Craig E. Samitt, MD, MBA, President and CEO, Dean Clinic
H. Scott Sarran, MD, MM, Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois
Barbara Spivak, MD, President, Mount Auburn Cambridge Independent Practice Association
Susan Stuard, MBA, Executive Director, Taconic Health Information Network and Community (THINC)
Barbara Walters, MD, MBA, Senior Medical Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Jay Want, MD, Principal, Want Health Care, LLC (Former President and CEO, Physician Health Partners, LLC)
Karen Van Wagner, PhD, Executive Director, North Texas Specialty Physicians.
Greger Vigen, MBA, Independent Actuary

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Richard Baron, MD, MACP, Group Director, Seamless Care, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
John M. Bertko, FSA, MAAA, Director of Special Initiatives and Pricing in the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Steven J. Bernstein, MD, MPH, University of Michigan and VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System. Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Research Scientist, Department of Health Management and Policy; Director, Quality Management Program; and Research Scientist at the Ann Arbor VA Center of Excellence
A. John Blair, III, MD, CEO, MedAllies, Inc.
Jonathan Blum, MA, Deputy Administrator, Director, Center for Medicare, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
William Chin, MD, Healthcare Partners
Mark Eustis, MHA, CEO, Fairview Health Services
Keith Hepp, CPA, CFO and VP Business Development, HealthBridge
Shashank Kalokhe, PhD, MBA, Associate Administrator for Value Based Contracting & Coordinated Care, Everett Clinic
Paul M. Katz, MBA, CEO, Intelligent Healthcare, LLC
David E. Kelleher, MS, President and founder, HealthCare Options Inc.
David Knutson, MS, Senior Analyst, Health Policy, Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health and Human Services
Glenn A. Loomis, MD, President and CEO, St. Elizabeth Physicians
Matthew Mazdyasni, MS, Healthcare Partners
David Moen, MD, President, Fairview Physician Associates
Peggy Naas, MD, RN, Vice President, Physician Strategies, VHA
Rob Parke, MBA, ASA, Principal and Consulting Actuary, Milliman Inc
James T. Rogers, MD, FACP, Physician, Department Chairman, St. John’s Health System
Lee B. Sacks, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Advocate Health Care; Chief Executive Officer, Advocate Physician Partners
Craig E. Samitt, MD, MBA, President and CEO, Dean Clinic
H. Scott Sarran, MD, MM, Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois
Jeff Schiff, MD, MBA, Medical Director, State of Minnesota Public Programs
Christine A. Sinsky, MD, FACP, Medical Associates Clinic and Health Plans
Barbara Spivak, MD, President, Mount Auburn Cambridge Independent Practice Association
Susan Stuard, MBA, Executive Director, Taconic Health Information Network and Community (THINC)
Karen Van Wagner, PhD, Executive Director, North Texas Specialty Physicians.
Greger Vigen, MBA, Independent Actuary
Barbara Walters, MD, MBA, Senior Medical Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center