BFA Board

Divina Grossman Honored

Former Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (UMassD) and BFA Board member, Divina Grossman, was honored recently with a plaque on the UMassD Leadership Walkway.

2018 Living Legend – Dr. Art Kaufman

UNM SOM will recognize Dr. Art Kaufman, BFA Board Memberm for his extraordinary contributions as the 2018 Living Legend. Dr. Kaufman has 43-years of service at the UNM SOM. In addition to his role as a Vice...

Diffusion of Community Health Workers Within Medicaid Managed Care

For almost a decade, community health workers (CHWs) have been integrated into the health care system in New Mexico. This Health Affairs blog discusses the use of CHWs within Medicaid...

Dr. Joe Greer Named 2017 Citizen of the Year

BFA Board member,  Dr. Pedro José Greer, has been named the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center’s 2017 Citizen of the Year. Dr. Greer is the associate dean for community engagement at...

Donald Weaver, Member

Donald L. Weaver, MD is the Associate Medical Officer of the National Association of Community Health Centers.  As Associate Medical Officer, he leads the National Association of Community Health Centers’...

George Thibault, Member

George E. Thibault, MD became the seventh president of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation in January 2008. Immediately prior to that, he served as Vice President of Clinical Affairs at...

Justine Strand de Oliveira, Member

Justine Strand de Oliveira, DrPH, PA-C, has practiced at a migrant and community health center in Colorado, providing primary care for Westinghouse Corporation’s employees and their families in Rio State,...

Beth Roemer, Member

Beth Roemer, MPH is the Assistant Dean for Admissions, Outreach, Diversity and Inclusion for Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine. Ms. Roemer joined the medical school team in 2010 and brings...

Rishi Manchanda, Member

Rishi Manchanda, M.D., MPH has been making his mark as a socially responsible physician. Well-versed in both local and international health issues, he is making bold moves to improve the...

Art Kaufman, Member

Art Kaufman, MD, serves as the Vice Chancellor for Community Health at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center. Dr. Kaufman has a passion for creating innovative education and...