DPC Summit Agenda

DPC Summit 2020 Agenda

All session times are central standard time. 



8 a.m – 1 p.m


Free to all DPC Summit registrants


Employer Workshop | 8:30 – 1 p.m.
Sponsored by Primary Care Innovators Network
Not for CME

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

What do Employers Want? The Perspective from a Deep Dive      

Mr. Mike Thompson, National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

Jed Constantz, Phd, Advanced Primary Care Strategies

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

What is Advanced Primary Care? How can it Improve Patient/Employee Health while Reducing the Cost of Care

The 7 Habits of Effective Primary Care Practices - Mike Tuggy, MD

Risk Stratifying to Target Service Delivery- Scott Conard, MD

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.


10:45 – 11:45 a.m.

Working with Employers in the COVID-19 era- DPC Model Thriving

Erika Bliss, MD, Clint Flanagan, MD and Brian Forrest, MD

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Documenting the Value and Impact of Primary Care Service Delivery

Rebecca Etz, PhD


Dermoscopy Workshop | 8:30 – 11 a.m. 
Participants will utilize evidence-based data around the diagnosis, management and treatment of skin cancers and nevi using dermsocopy.
James McNabb, MD


Joint Injection Workshop | 11 a.m. – 1p.m. 
Participants will learn and enhance skills in joint and bursae injections. Common musculoskeletal complaints, exam, and approaches will be covered to show how this valuable skill is utilized. 
Ed Hosbach, DO

1 – 5:15 p.m.

General Sessions

Breakout Sessions —
Creating a Niche in DPC

1–2 p.m.

Two Decades of Lessons Learned- Pearls for Successful DPC Practice

Brian Forrest, MD

How To Practice Cost-Effective Cutting Edge Cardiovascular Prevention in a DPC Setting

Thomas White, MD

2 – 3 p.m.

Diversity in DPC: Lessons from Minority Doctors at Varying Stages of DPC Practice Formation

Delicia Haynes,MD

Kre Trimble Johnson, DO

Felecia Sumner, DO

Shayla Toombs-Withers, DO

Kimberly Works, MD

Garrick Baskerville, MD

Offering buprenorphine treatment in your Direct Primary Care practice

Molly Rutherford, MD

3 – 3:30 p.m.


3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Full Scope DPC

Vance Lassey, MD

Nic Tomsen, MD

Integrative Family Care: Better patient outcomes, more efficient practice

Eleanor Glass, MD

Amy Mechley, MD

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

Family Matters!


Davenports, Bensons & Gunthers

Can pediatricians have a successful direct primary care practice?


Andrea Wadley, MD

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Medical Student & Resident Track

Medical Students and Residents are invited to join a series of robust panel discussions from various physicians that started their practice either right out of residency or quickly transitioned from a FFS practice. The discussions will walk you through the journey to DPC from those that are just getting started and will open soon to practices that have been open for a while. Each session will talk about what they did during medical school and residency to prepare them for this exciting transition. 

5:30 – 6:10 p.m.

Coming Soon!

Jake and Christina Mutch DO 

Lauren Hughes, MD, IBCLC

Deepti Mundkur, MBBS

Kenneth Qiu, MD (Moderator)

6:10 – 6:50 p.m.

My First Year

Adil Manzoor DO 

Wes Clements MD

Kenneth Qiu, MD (Moderator)

6:50 – 7:30 p.m.

Still Going Strong

Paul Thomas MD 

Delicia Haynes MD 

Kirby Farnsworth, DO

Kenneth Qiu, MD (Moderator)

5:15 – 6:30 p.m

Dedicated Exhibit Hall Time

Dedicated time for browsing our virtual exhibit hall.



8–9 a.m.

Dedicated Exhibit Hall Time

9–10 a.m.

DPC Legislative and Regulatory Update

Phil Eskew, DO, JD, MPH

Jay Keese

10–10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m.– 3 p.m.

Breakout Session —
Starting a Practice Track

Ready, Set, Go!

Breakout Session —
Growing a Practice Track

Grow, Thrive, Win!

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Ready: DPC Recipes for Success: Who, What, When, Where, and How Much

Delicia Haynes, MD


Julie Gunther, MD

11:30 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.

Set: How to Lease or Build Out the Perfect Space for Your Direct Primary Care Practice

Paul Thomas, MD

Thrive: DPC Growth Trends

Allison Edwards, MD

12:15–1 p.m.



Breakout Session —
Starting a Practice Track

Breakout Session —
Growing a Practice Track

1–2 p.m.

Set: Office Technology 101

Jack Forbush, DO

Thrive! Growth Showcase

Allison Edwards, MD (moderator)

James Pinckney II, MD

Matthew Priddy, MD

Kylie Vannanman, MD

2 – 3 p.m.

Go: Creating a health care and employer community that embraces direct-pay

Ryan Neuhofel, DO

Win: Employers Panel

Clint Flanagan, MD

Shane Purcell, MD

3–3:30 p.m.  


3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

It’s not about us….

Garrison Bliss, MD

Note: DPC Summit agenda topics and times are subject to change.


CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, DPC Summit 2020, with a beginning date of 07/17/2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the Family Medicine Education Consortium, and the DPC Alliance. The American Academy of Family Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live activity for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.


It is the policy of the AAFP that all individuals in a position to control content disclose any relationships with commercial interests upon nomination/invitation of participation. Disclosure documents are reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, they are resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only these participants who have no conflict of interest or who agree to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this CME activity.