Faculty and Volunteer Advisors

Parag AgnihotriParag Agnihotri, MD
Medical Director, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group;
Co-founder, Cap Region UBP

Jose ArevaloJosé A. Arévalo, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Sutter Independent Physicians; Former Chairman, Right Care Initiative Capital Region UBP

Warren BarnesWarren Barnes, JD, M.Div.
Retired Chief Lawyer, California Department of Managed Health Care; Minister; Co-founder, Right Care Initiative

William (Bill) BommerWilliam J. Bommer, MD
Executive Committee, American College of Cardiology, CA Chapter; Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Director, Noninvasive Services, UC Davis; Chairman, Right Care Capital Region University of Best Practices.

Matthew BudoffMatthew Budoff, MD
Professor of Medicine, UCLA; Endowed Chair of Preventive Cardiology; Program Director, Division of Cardiology Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute; Steering Committee Member, Director CT Reading Center, Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) Trial

Steve ChenSteven Chen, PharmD
Associate Dean USC School of Pharmacy

Rebecca CuppRebecca Cupp, RPh
Retired Air Force Officer,
Executive Director Medication Quality and Patient Safety, Kaiser National

Anthony D. DeMariaAnthony N. DeMaria, MD, MACC
Judith and Jack White Chair in Cardiology, UC San Diego School of Medicine ; Be There San Diego Co-Founder and ChairmanVictoria DupuyVictoria Dupuy
Founder & Executive Director, No More Broken Hearts

Keith EmmonsKeith Emmons, MD
Co-chair, Right Care Initiative Heart Failure Work Group;
Retired United Health Plan Medical Director

Scott Flinn [Updated 8.31.18]Scott Flinn, MD
Regional Medical Director, Blue Shield of California
Former Co-chair Right Care San Diego UBP; Retired Navy Medical Officer

Shannon Fox

Shannon Fox
Dornbrach Family Advocate

Cindy GiambroneCindy Giambrone, PharmD
Co-Chair, Right Care Initiative Heart Failure Work Group;
Memorial Care

Liz Helms
President/CEO, California Chronic Care Coalition

Jan HirschJan Hirsch, BSPharm., PhD, FNAP
Founding Dean, UC Irvine School of Pharmacy; Former Professor of Clinical Pharmacy Chair, Division of Clinical Pharmacy; Executive Director, Partners in Medication Therapy, University of California, San Diego; Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical SciencesDr. Susan Ivey [Updated 8.27.18]Susan L. Ivey, MD, MHSA
Associate Adjunct Professor, UCB-UCSF Joint Medical Program
Director of Research, Health Research for Action
UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Michael KanterMichael Kanter, MD
National EVP and Chief Quality Officer, Kaiser Permanente Federation; and Regional CMO, So. California Kaiser

Jean Shahdadpuri [Updated 8.31.18]Jean Shahdadpuri, MD, MBA
Vice President, Senior Medical Director, Health Net/Centene Corp

Tony KuoTony Kuo, MD, MSHS
Co-Chair, Right Care UBP, Los Angeles; Director, Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health; Co-Program Leader, Population Health Program, UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute

David J. MaronDavid J. Maron, MD
Director of Preventative Cardiology, Clinical Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine

Jeff MasonJeff Mason, MD
Retired, CMO United Health Plan of CAMichael R. PollockMichael R. Pollock
UCSD Rady School of Management

Hector Rodriguez, PhD, MPH
Henry J. Kaiser Endowed Chair in Organized Health Systems;
Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management
Chair, PhD Program in Health Policy; Co-Director, Center for Healthcare Organizational and Innovation Research (CHOIR)

Stephen M. Shortell, PhD, MPH, MBA
Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor, Health Policy and Management; Professor of Organization Behavior Director, Center for Health Organization and Outcomes Improvement Research (CHOIR) Dean Emeritus UC Berkeley School of Public Health

Joseph SkyJoseph Sky, MD
LtCol, Chief or Cardiology, David Grant Medical Center, United States Air Force

Eveline Stock, MD
Co-Chair, Right Care Initiative Silicon Valley University of Best Practices; Assistant Professor and Cardiologist, University of California San Francisco Cardiovascular Care & Prevention Center

Chuck ToeniskoetterChuck Toeniskoetter, MBA
Survivor & Patient Advocate; Founder, Stroke Awareness Foundation

Nirali VoraNirali Vora, MD
Co-Chair, Right Care Initiative Silicon Valley University of Best Practices; Associate Professor, Neurology, Stanford Stroke Center; Director, Global Health Neurology; Program Director, Adult Neurology Residency

Matthew P. WonnacottMatthew P. Wonnacott, MD
Co-chair, Right Care UBP, Cap Region; Cheif Medical Officer, Barton Community Health Center

Last Updated:  4.1.2019