Faculty Photo Managing Overweight and Obese Patients Through Behavioral Change
Louis J. Aronne, MD, FACP
Director, Comprehensive Weight Control Program
New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York
Faculty Photo Keynote Address: The Impact of Childhood Trauma and Violence on Physical Health Comorbidities
Vincent J. Felitti, MD
co-Principal Investigator of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California
Faculty PhotoUtilizing Palliative Care to Optimize Outcomes of the Seriously Ill
R. Sean Morrison, MD, FAAHPM
Director, National Palliative Care Research Center
Director, Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
Professor, Departments of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, and Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, New York
Faculty PhotoThe Psychological Impacts of Genetic Testing on Patients
Katherine A. Schneider, MPH, CGC
Senior Genetic Counselor
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusets
Faculty Photo
Strategies to Engage and Empower Consumers to Actively Participate in Their Health Care
Victor J. Strecher, PhD, MPH
Professor and Director for Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship
University of Michigan School of Public Health
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Faculty Photo Ethical Considerations in Kidney Paired Donation
Jeffrey L. Veale, MD
Director, Kidney Transplant Exchange Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Urology
David Geffen School of Medicine;
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
Faculty Photo Prevention of Unintentional Death in Chronic Pain Management
Lynn R. Webster, MD, FACPM, FASAM
American Academy of Pain Medicine
Co-Founder and Chief Medical Director
CRI Lifetree
Salt Lake City, Utah


Conference Planning Committee

Sarah Chart-Hart, RN
Senior Director
OptumHealth Education

Barbara Lindberg, JD, RN
Director of Accreditation
OptumHealth Education