Bay Area Regional Network Organizers
Who Keeps the Bay Area Network Functioning:
Gregory Abrams, Esq.
of Abrams Health Law, Oakland, focuses on the representation of physicians and medical staffs.
Lynn Bertram, MD
Richard Cicinelli, MD
works with the Mental Health Services Act’s (MHSA) Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Program in Oakland for homeless, mentally-ill substance abusers and is in private practice in Redwood City with a focus on addiction psychiatry. He is the chairperson of the Wellness Committee of the Northern California Psychiatric Society and serves as a board member for the Bay Area National Council on Alcoholism.
Raymond Deutsch, MD
is the Medical Director of Bayside-Marin Chemical Dependency Program. He is a Medical Review Officer (MRO). He is a member of the ACCMA Physicians Advisory Committee and the CSAM Physician Well-Being Committee.
Marvin Firestone, MD, JD
Twenty years in private practice of neuropsychiatry, forensic psychiatry and legal medicine/medical law; Chairman, Ethics Committee, Northern California Psychiatric Society, and member of the boards of trustees of the Psychiatric Foundation of Northern California and American Board of Legal Medicine
Harry MacDannald, MD
Gary Nye, MD
is the Chair of the Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association Physician’s Advisory Committee, member of the CMA/CDA Physicians’ and Dentists’ Confidential Line and the Medical Board of California’s Wellness Committee. He has been active in physician health and professional wellness issues since the 1970s. He helped with the design and implementation of the original MBC Physician Diversion Program and has continued to advocate for professional wellness/well-being programs since then.
Rebecca A. Powers, MD, MPH
is chair of the Santa Clara County Medical Association Physicians Well-Being Committee and a member of the Stanford University Hospital Physicians Wellness Committee.
June Rose, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Administration,St. Mary’s Medical Center, San Francisco
Marcia Rose, CPMSM
Manager, Medical Staff Services, Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital for nine years. Marcia has worked in Medical Staff Services for 30 years during which she has worked with Physician Health and Well Being Committees. She is currently serving as President of the Redwood Empire Chapter of the California Association Medical Staff Services.
Al Rothman, MD
Chair, Physician Well-Being Committee, Alta Bates Medical Center, Berkeley
David Smith, MD
San Francisco County Medical Society