2-day Primary Care + 2-Day Pharmacology - San Diego 2019

Beth Genly, MSN
Beth Genly, MSN, no stranger to burnout herself, now leads the coaching and consulting company, Burnout Solutions. She trained as a nurse-midwife at Yale University. Later, while holding a faculty position at Oregon Health & Sciences University she fulfilled simultaneous roles: teaching, patient care, and administrative duties. Beth co-authored (with Dr. Marnie Loomis, N.D.) Save Yourself from Burnout: A System to Get Your Life Back.
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Gary G. Graf, MSN, ARNP-C
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Mark Heyman, PhD, CDE
Dr. Mark Heyman is a diabetes psychologist, Certified Diabetes Educator and the Director of the Center for Diabetes and Mental Health (CDMH). Mark provides education and evidence-based clinical treatment to people with diabetes, cutting-edge training to health care providers, and innovative program development and strategic consulting services to the diabetes business community. Mark received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from The George Washington University and completed his psychology internship at the UCSD School of Medicine. He holds an appointment as a Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UCSD.
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Theresa Mallick-Searle, MS, RN-BC, ANP-BC
Theresa Mallick-Searle is an Adult Nurse Practitioner with over 20 years’ experience at Stanford Health Care in Palo Alto, California.
Theresa’s current clinical practice within the Division of Pain Medicine, focuses primarily on evaluation and treatment of individuals suffering from acute and chronic pain conditions in both the hospital and outpatient settings.
As part of her commitment to education and professional development, she lectures extensively on topics surrounding pain management both locally and regionally.
She has authored and co-authored numerous articles, abstracts, and book chapters on topics pertaining to pain assessment and management. Theresa is a clinical preceptor for NP and PA students in the greater Bay Area; she also mentors and instructs the fellows and residents on the Stanford Pain Service.
Theresa is actively involved in multiple professional organizations including: The American Association of Nurse Practitioners, California Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Society of Pain Management Nursing and American Academy of Pain Medicine.
As part of her commitment to safety and ethical treatment of patients with pain; Theresa has provided services as an independent expert witness on issues related to pain management and treatment.
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Jonathan M. Meyer, MD
Dr. Meyer is a graduate of Stanford University and Harvard Medical School, and did training in adult psychiatry, consultation/liaison psychiatry and psychopharmacology research at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.
In addition to teaching duties at UC San Diego and Balboa Naval Medical Center, Dr. Meyer is a psychopharmacology consultant to the California Dept. of State Hospitals. Dr. Meyer has published numerous articles and book chapters on various aspects of psychopharmacology including the use of complex medications such as clozapine, monoamine oxidase inhibitors and lithium. Dr. Meyer is a national speaker on psychopharmacology, is the sole author of the chapter on the Pharmacotherapy of Psychosis and Mania in the last two editions of Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics and is first author of the upcoming Clozapine Handbook from Cambridge University Press.
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Dr. Sally Miller has been practicing as a nurse practitioner for 25 years. She is board certified as a family NP, Adult/Geriatric, Acute NP, and recently as a Psych/Mental Health NP. Dr. Miller is an associate professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Affairs at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She maintains an active clinical practice with ICarePsychiatry. Sally has published over 30 research and clinical articles with emphasis on issues related to adult health and illness as well as obesity. She has been an active conference presenter and author in the NP community since 1996.
Dr. Jessica Peck is an expert pediatric clinician and anti-trafficking advocate who provides innovative, visionary, and award-winning leadership to develop and lead inclusive and diverse interprofessional teams in multiple arenas to provide outcomes of high-quality health care.

Dr. Peck is a recognized and published national expert about human trafficking. She is chair of the Alliance for Children in Trafficking, a national campaign of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Partners for Vulnerable Youth, where she works with other national organizations to equip healthcare professionals to combat human trafficking of children and advocates for other vulnerable youth populations. Dr. Peck worked with the Office of Trafficking in Persons to help create a set of core competencies for health care professionals caring for trafficked individuals. She serves as the Lead Medical Consultant for UnBound Houston and helped to create a statewide continuing education initiative with a 22 member speakers bureau for nurses in Texas.

Dr. Peck is currently a Professor of Nursing at Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi, Texas. She holds active credentials as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, a Certified Nurse Educator, and a Clinical Nurse Leader. Dr. Peck has been practicing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner for more than 15 years in primary care environments. Dr. Peck travels nationally to speak on the use of technology in nursing education and practice, including health impacts of social media use by teens. As both a nurse practitioner and a mother of four children, she has a special interest in educating and equipping families to promote positive physical, emotional, mental, social and spiritual health. She regularly writes articles for parenting magazines and is a frequent guest on radio and television to promote the health of children.

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John Phoenix, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
John Phoenix is the founder of the Huntridge Family Clinic in Las Vegas, NV, which is the largest LGBTQ focused medical clinic in Nevada and is a Nurse Practitioner owned and operated clinic. He currently is the chief medical officer for the Huntridge Family Clinic .
John Phoenix is a Family nurse practitioner who focuses his clinical care on sexual health, HIV prevention, HIV treatment, transgender healthcare and primary care for the LGBTQ community.
John Phoenix is the principle investigator on an industry sponsored clinical research trial on HIV prevention.
John Phoenix is the principle investigator on an investigator sponsored research study looking at transition from non-occupational Post Exposure Prophylaxis (nPEP) to Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP).
John is a speaker for Gilead Sciences HIV prevention, treatment and sexual health programs.
John is a clinical preceptor for advanced practice nursing students.
John was selected as the 2018 Southern Nevada Health District public health hero.
John was selected as the 2018 Gay and Lesbian Medical Association Annual Achievement Award.
Wendy received her Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2019 from the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. She is a 1992 graduate of the Adult Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts and completed a family nurse practitioner post-master’s program in 1995. She is an adult and family nurse practitioner and the owner of two, nurse practitioner owned and operated clinics within New Hampshire named: Wright & Associates Family Healthcare. Her family practices have won numerous awards, including Top Providers in New Hampshire 2018, Top 20 Fastest Growing Family Business, and Top 20 Women-Owned Business in New Hampshire. In addition, she is the Owner of Partners in Healthcare Education, a medical education company. She is the Past President of NPACE and the Senior lecturer for Fitzgerald Health Education Associates.

She is the recipient of numerous awards and was chosen by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as the 1999 recipient of the New Hampshire State Excellence Award. In addition, she received the 2009 NH Nurse Practitioner of the Year and the 2014 Top 5 Women in New Hampshire Business Award. In 2005, she was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; in October 2014, a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, and in March 2017, a Fellow into the National Academies of Practice.

She is the founder of the NH Chamber of Entrepreneurial Nurse Practitioners, an organization designed to assist nurse practitioners with independent practice issues. In addition to full-time clinical practice, she presents nationally to different audiences and has been a speaker at over 1000 conferences in 47 states. She is the nurse practitioner representative to the State of NH Immunization Advisory Board. She has been a medical media spokesperson for numerous companies and has appeared on radio, television, and in print magazines. Wendy is frequently consulted by malpractice attorneys around the area of clinical practice and has worked on more than 100 malpractice cases involving nurses and nurse practitioners.