Family Physician Health and Well-being Conference Faculty

Physician Well-Being Conference Faculty

Invited Faculty

Mark Greenawald, MD, FAAFP, DABFM, Conference Chair; Professor and Vice Chair of Family and Community Medicine, Chair, Faculty Vitality/Professional Well-being Committee and Medical Director, Institute for Leadership Effectiveness and Development, Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine 

Reid B. Blackwelder, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Family Medicine, Quillen College of Medicine, ETSU; Past President, American Academy of Family Physicians

Melissa L. Borthwick, MD, RYT-500, Manchester, New Hampshire

Jennifer Caragol, MD, Assistant Professor, University of Colorado Family Medicine Residency, Denver

Paul DeChant, MD, MBA, FAAFP, CEO, Paul DeChant, MD, MBA, LLC

Dike Drummond, MD, CEO, Burnout Prevention and Leadership Development for Physicians; TheHappyMD.com

Nicole Eull, PsyD, Director of Wellbeing for Academic Affairs, Advocate Aurora Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Lindsay T. Fazio, PhD., HSPP, Director of Physician Wellness, Director of Behavioral Science at NorthShore University Health System, University of Chicago Family Medicine Residency

Belinda Fu, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Washington Department of Family Medicine; Faculty Physician, Swedish Medical Center; First Hill Family Medicine Residency; Founder and Director, The Mayutica Institute; Ensemble Member, Unexpected Productions, Seattle Theatresports™

James Jerzak, MD, Medical Director, Team-based Care, Bellin Health; Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; Clinical Assistant Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin-Green Bay 

Clif Knight, MD, CPE, FAAFP, Senior Vice President for Education, American Academy of Family Physicians

Corey Martin, MD, Founder, The Bounce Back Project and Bounce Travels. Certified Dare to Lead Facilitator and Center for Courage and Renewal Facilitator; Chief Medical Officer, practicing physician and former Lead Physician for Allina Burnout Prevention and Resilience

Amy Mechley, MD, DABFM, DABLM, co-founder and CEO, Integrative Family Care, Cleves, Ohio

Donald Nease, MD, Green-Edelman Chair for Practice-based Research; Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Community, Department of Family Medicine; Director of Community Engagement and Research, Colorado Clinical & Translational Sciences Institute, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Catherine Pipas, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Community & Family Medicine, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and Dept of Medical Education, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth

Beth Polk, MD, FAAFP, RYT-500, Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician, Carilion Clinic, Roanoke, Virginia

Alex J. Reed, PsyD, MPH, Director of Behavioral Health Education, University of Colorado Family Medicine Residency; Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Behavioral Health Liaison, ECHO Colorado

Richard Safeer, MD, FACLM, FAAFP, FACPM, Chief Medical Director, Employee Health and Well-being, Johns Hopkins Medicine; Assistant Professor of General Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, School of Medicine; Assistant Professor of Health, Behavior and Society, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

Amaryllis Sanchez Wohlever, MD, Board-certified Family Physician. Author, Recapturing Joy in Medicine. Life & Leadership Coach for Physicians. Chair, FAFP Physician Wellness SubCommittee, www.faithfulMD.com(www.faithfulmd.com), Kissimmee, Florida

Polina Sayess, MD, FAAFP, Board Certified in Family Medicine and Lifestyle Medicine; Live Well Work Well Primary Care, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center; Secretary, AAFP LM-MIG; Board Member At Large, NH AFP

Mark B. Stephens, MD, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Master Educator, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Vu Kiet Tran, MD, FCFP(EM), MHSc, MBA, CHE, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine Division, DFCM, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

Jay Winner, MD, FAAFP, Family Physician; Founder and Teacher, Stress Management Program, Sansum Clinic; Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, USC, Santa Barbara, California

Kim Yu, MD, FAAFP, Regional Medical Director, California, Aledade