Presenter

In the last few months, NASHP has convened state leaders in two summits that addressed rising health care costs. With assistance from Larry Levitt of the Kaiser Family Foundation and Erin Fuse Brown of Georgia State University College of Law, NASHP compiled a slide presentation documenting the factors behind the health care cost trajectory to […]

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  • Stephanie Calkins

    Dr. Stephanie Calkins is the Director of Clinical Medicine at MaineDartmouth Family Practice Residency (MDFPR), where she is the clinical leader supporting the 5 clinics in the residency, 3 of which are primary care and are Patient Centered Medical Homes. MDFPR is affiliated with MaineGeneral Medical Center, located in the Augusta, Maine area. Dr. Calkins […]

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    August 12, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Michelle Aldrich

    Michelle Aldrich attended the University of Maine – Orono and graduated in 2005. She has a varied work experience in acute hospital care, home care/hospice, and long term care. Michelle as taken courses in Nurse Leadeship, Staff Development and Quality Improvement. For the past three years she has worked as a Quality Specialist with the […]

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    August 12, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Rhonda Selvin

    Rhonda Selvin, APRN, has practiced in Maine as a primary care provider for more than 17 years, specializing in family practice. She is Board certified by the ANCC and the AANP. She serves as the Associate Medical Director of Maine Quality Counts, providing leadership and support for quality improvement efforts. Prior to joining MQC she […]

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    August 12, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Jackie Stafford

    Jackie Stafford is an Adult Primary Care nurse practitioner (APNP). She practices at CareSouth Carolina INC., a community health care center in Cheraw, South Carolina. Jackie began her nursing career over 25 years ago with a BSN from The Medical University of South Carolina. After raising her two boys, she returned for her Masters at […]

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    August 12, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Melanie Giese

    Melanie “BZ” Giese is Director of the Birth Outcomes Initiative for the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Boasting a combined 37 years of experience in the health industry, Ms. Giese has worked in the private and public health care sector with experience in hospital, pharmaceutical company and state government settings. Currently, she serves […]

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    August 12, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Greg Martin

    Greg Martin is the Deputy Director of Stakeholder Engagement for the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). He is responsible for leading PCORI’s state- and local-level engagement with clinicians, policy makers, professional audiences, and the broader healthcare community. An experienced state health policy and state government affairs professional, Martin previously served the American Academy of Family […]

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    August 11, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Dr. Mary S. Applegate, MD, FAAP, FACP

    An honors graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Mary Applegate is double-boarded in Pediatrics and Internal medicine. After over twenty years of experience in rural private practice Dr. Applegate serves as the Medical Director of Ohio Medicaid. She is responsible for infusing high quality in clinical medicine into the program, driving […]

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    June 27, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Laura Herrera, MD, MPH

    Dr. Laura Herrera was appointed Deputy Secretary for Public Health for the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on December 17, 2012. The Deputy Secretary for Public Health oversees Local Public Health, the Prevention and Health Promotion, Health Systems and Infrastructure, Vital Statistics, and Laboratories Administrations, along with the Department’s Offices of Preparedness and […]

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    June 27, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter

  • Sherry Glied

    Sherry Glied is Dean of New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. From 1989-2013, she was Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. She was Chair of the department from 1998-2009. In 2010, Glied was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as Assistant Secretary for […]

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    June 13, 2014 | Filed under: Presenter