See the Possibilities

a free, 2-day hybrid event at the National Press Club and online

Primary Care for America is hosting a hybrid event bringing together nationally-recognized experts to discuss:

  • the value of primary care for patients, communities and our health care system
  • innovations in primary care delivery and payment
  • ways primary care can reduce health disparities and inequities
  • how we can build a more robust primary care workforce for America
  • the economic impacts of comprehensive and continuous primary care
Event DatesWeds, May 25 from 1- 5pm et
Thurs, May 26 from 10am – 4pm et
Event Locations

By Invitation Only at National Press Club in Washington, DC

Online Broadcast:
Free to attend and open to all

Featured Speakers

Event Program

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PrimaryCare22’s many sessions are spread over two days, with engaging speakers covering major topics affecting primary care throughout the country.

Session 1: 1:00pm to 1:45pm ET

Welcome & Program OverviewRyan D. Mire, MD, FACP

The State of Primary Care
Keynote speaker: David Blumenthal, MD  
Moderator: Clive Fields, MD

Session 2: 1:50 pm to 2:55 pm ET
The Value of Primary Care Across the Lifespan
Moderator: Ishani Ganguli, MD – Harvard
  • Eliana Perrin, MD – Johns Hopkins University
  • Jessica Leigh Colburn, MD – Johns Hopkins University
  • Session 3: 3:00 pm to 4:10 pm ET
    How Primary Care is Reducing Health Disparities
    Moderator: Kara Odom Walker, MD – Executive Vice President & Chief Population Health Officer, Nemours
  • Dora Hughes, MD – Chief Medical Officer, CMMI
  • Roger Montgomery, MD – Executive Medical Director, Cherokee Nation Health
  • Session 4: 4:15 pm to 4:50 pm ET
    Driving Innovation: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) or CMMI

    An Interview with Elizabeth Fowler, PhD, JD – Director Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)
    Moderator: Sean Cavanaugh – Aledade 

    Session 5: 10:00 am to 10:55 am ET
    Welcome and Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration Panel
    Moderator: Kristen Ratcliff McGovern, Sirona Strategies

    Welcome & Program Overview Joe Dunn

    Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration Panel
    Moderator – Kristen Ratcliff McGovern

    Marilyn Serafin
    Adam Myers, M.D
    Faisel Syed, MD

    Session 6: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm ET
    Keynote speaker: Candice Chen, MD – The George Washington Univ. Milken Institute School of Public Health
    Building the Primary Care Workforce
    Moderator: Stephanie Quinn – AAFP
    Session 7: 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm ET
    Primary Care Innovation Showcase

    Public Programs Panel
    PCfA Moderator – Shari Erickson

    Kameron Leigh Matthews MD JD FAAFP
    Greg Gierer

    Community Health Centers Panel
    PCfA Moderator – Joe Dunn
    Sonya Bruton
    Nancy Johnson

    Employers Commercial Markets Panel
    Patrick Aguilar
    Bret Jackson
    Jenny Goins

    Session 8: 3:15 pm to 4:00 pm ET
    Keynote speaker: Kyna Fong – Elation Health
    Where Do We Go – The Future of Primary Care


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