"What Happens Next": April 4, 2016, Day One of the 27th National Conference on Primary Health Care Access

The Grand Hyatt Kaua'i - site of the 27th National Conference on Primary Health Care Access
An aerial view of the Grand Hyatt Kaua’i

The schedule for April 4, 2016 (first day of the 27th National Conference on Primary Health Care Access) is as follows:

6:30 AM Breakout Groups (with Breakfast) Dondero’s Restaurant (conference registrants only)

Jimmy H. Hara, MD Charles R. Drew University Los Angeles, California
Jimmy H. Hara, MD
Charles R. Drew University
Los Angeles, California

8:15 AM Welcome and Review of the Previous 26th National Conference

   Jimmy H. Hara, MD, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science,  Los Angeles, California [Doctor Hara is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

8:25 AM Opening Statement of the First Plenary Session (Robert Ross, MD, MScEd, St Charles Health System, Bend, Oregon, Moderator) [Doctor Ross is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

8:30 AM Keynote Panel: The Status of Health Care Reform – A Review of the Past Year 

   Hector Flores, MD, White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, California [Doctor Flores is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

   Norman Kahn, MD, Council of Medical Specialty Societies, Chicago, Illinois [Doctor Kahn is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

For further information on this presentation, see: “What Happens Next”: Doctors Norman Kahn, Hector Flores, Jimmy Hara Open 27th National Conference April 4, 2016

8:50 AM Discussion between Doctors Flores and Kahn

8:55 AM Questions and Comments – Lead Question: John M. Boltri, MD, Northeast Ohio College of Medicine, Rootstown [Doctor Boltri is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

John P. Geyman, MD; Author; University of Washington Emeritus Professor
John P. Geyman, MD;
Author; University of Washington Emeritus Professor

9:05 AM Thoughts on the Implementation of PPACA, Part 1

   John P. Geyman, MD, University of Washington Emeritus Faculty; Friday Harbor, Washington [Doctor Geyman is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

9:25 AM Thoughts on the Implementation of PPACA, Part 2

   David N. Sundwall, MD, University of Utah, Salt Lake City [Doctor Sundwall is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

9:45 AM  Discussion between Doctors Geyman and Sundwall

 9:50 AM Questions and Comments – Lead Question: Joshua Freeman, MD University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City [Doctor Freeman is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

Thoughts on the Implementation of PPACA, Part 2

For further information on this presentation, see: “What Should Happen Next”: Doctors John Geyman, David Sundwall discuss Obamacare

10:00 AM Break

Frederic Schwartz DO School of Osteopathic Medicine of Arizona
Frederic Schwartz DO School of Osteopathic Medicine of Arizona

10:15 AM Strategic Initiatives of the Past Half-Century for Creating and Diffusing Primary Health Care Resources 

 William H. Burnett, MA, Coastal Research Group  [Mr Burnett is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

   Perry A. Pugno, MD, MPH, Vice President Emeritus, American Academy of Family Physicians  [Doctor Pugno is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]  

For futher information on this presentation, see: 27th National Conference: A Century of Change in Primary Health Care

10:35 AM Questions and Comments – Lead Question: Rick Flinders, MD [Doctor Flinders is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

10:45 AM Memorializing J. Jerry Rodos, DO

   Lieutenant Colonel Lee A. Burnett, United States Army, Camp Red Cloud, Republic of Korea [Doctor Burnett is a Fellow of the National Conferences]

   Frederic Schwartz, DO, A. T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine Arizona, Mesa

James Herman, MD, Dean University of Oklahoma Tulsa School of Community Medicine
James Herman, MD, Dean University of Oklahoma Tulsa School of Community Medicine

For further information on this presentation, see: J. Jerry Rodos (1933-2016) to be Memorialized at 27th National Conference on Primary Health Care Access

 11:10 AM Questions and Comments – Lead Question: Gary LeRoy, MD, Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio

11:20 AM The 22nd J. Jerry Rodos Lecture

 James Herman, MD, MSPH, University of Oklahoma Tulsa School of Community Medicine [Doctor Herman is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

11:50 AM Questions and Comments – Lead Question: Norman Kahn, MD [Doctor Kahn is a Senior Fellow of the National Conferences]

12:00 PM Adjournment of First Day