Social Mission in Health Professions Education

BFA Board

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...

Deborah Hall, Member

Deborah V. Hall, MD is a graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and current first year resident in the Harriett Lane pediatrics residency program at Johns Hopkins...

Pedro “Joe” Greer Jr., Member

Pedro J. Greer Jr., MD, is Professor of Medicine, Founding Chair of the Department of Humanities, Health, and Society, and Associate Dean for Community Engagement at Florida International University Herbert...