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Natasha Bhuyan, MD, FAAFP

Session: Creating an Effective Social Media Presence

Dr. Bhuyan is a family physician who serves as Regional Medical Director of the West Coast at One Medical. She is also an assistant clinical professor at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and teaches as a preceptor for an interdisciplinary care team at the Student Health Outreach for Wellness (SHOW) clinic that serves homeless patients in central Phoenix. In addition to serving as the chair of the board of managers for Arizona Care Network’s Medicare Shared Savings Program (ACN’s MSSP), she works with multiple family medicine interest groups (FMIGs) as part of the Primary Care Leadership Collaborative (PCLC) and is on the national board of directors for the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Dr. Bhuyan has been published in a variety of medical journals, including the Annals of Family Medicine, and regularly writes for the AAFP’s Fresh Perspectives blog. As a media resource, she has appeared on The List TV, ABC News, Fox10 News, and 12 News. Her professional interests include innovative primary care models, health policy, medical education, care of vulnerable populations, and patient safety, and she has received a number of awards for her leadership, advocacy, and patient care efforts.

Nicole Christian-Brathwaite, MD

Session: Thriving Beyond the Persistent Assaults of Microaggressions and Implicit Bias

Dr. Christian-Brathwaite is a pediatric and adult psychiatrist. She completed her training in the Boston area at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and McLean Hospital. As the founder and CEO of Well Minds Consulting Company, she serves as a consultant to numerous companies, universities, and schools. She is also an advisory board member for the Postpartum Depression Commission of Massachusetts. She specializes in telepsychiatry, as well as utilizing trauma-informed practices, addressing implicit bias and racism in education and medicine, and treating underserved populations nationwide.

Lisa Herbert, MD, FAAFP

Session: Breaking the Glass Ceiling of Physician Leadership

Dr. Herbert is a certified executive leadership coach, best-selling author, speaker, and respected family physician who has more than 20 years of experience providing primary care and serving as a health care leader. As the founder and CEO of Just the Right Balance, LLC, she helps physicians become high-performing leaders who improve the health care landscape by building healthy communities and strong organizations. Previously, Dr. Herbert has served as a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark; physician adviser/medical director for a large hospital system; medical director for a six-center family planning agency; and medical director at a local and national insurance company. Her unique background and extensive experience in hospital administration, public health, academic medicine, and the health insurance industry are fundamental to the leadership coaching, consulting, workshops, and training she offers for physicians.

Michael Sevilla, MD, FAAFP

Session: Creating an Effective Social Media Presence

Dr. Sevilla has been a physician social media pioneer for more than a decade and served on the External Advisory Board for the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network. Currently, he is in full-time private family medicine practice in Salem, OH; serves as president-elect of the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians (OAFP); and has an appointment as an associate professor of family and community medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown.

Trinidad Tellez, MD

Session: Improve Your Capacity to Provide Quality Care and Services to All: An Introduction to the Culturally Effective Organizations Framework

Dr. Tellez directs the Office of Health Equity at the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, where she promotes the development of initiatives and policies to advance equity statewide. She earned her medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, and trained at the Salinas-University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Family Medicine Residency Program. In 2002, she completed a two-year Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Fellowship in health services research and health policy at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Peggy Williams

Session: Making Your Indelible Mark — Your Legacy

Peggy Williams is a senior partner at Lumeri. For 30 years, she has worked with leaders around the globe to realize their organizations’ essential mission and meet their most strategic challenges. Her consulting experience spans four continents, diverse languages and cultures, and a wide range of industries, including health care, biotech, energy, and technology. She is passionate about working with leaders to clarify their Indelible Mark™—their unique impact in their organization, their industry, and the world.