Keynote Speaker – Thursday, May 23
Ron Yee, MD, MBA, FAAFP
Dr. Yee received his medical degree from Oral Roberts University School of Medicine and completed his Family Practice residency and Chief Resident position through UC San Francisco, Fresno, CA. Ron was employed by United Health Centers in Parlier, California, an eight-site Community-Migrant health center for the past two decades. He obtained his MBA from Golden Gate University, San Francisco. Dr. Yee achieved the distinguished Degree of Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. He served as faculty and team coach for two BPHC Patient Visit Redesign Collaboratives and two Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Redesign-Finance Collaboratives. Ron is a graduate of the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) EXCELL Leadership Program and was elected to the Executive Committee as Treasurer. He was a member of the National Advisory Council for the National Health Service Corps. Through his 20-year health center service Dr. Yee has developed a passion for patient care and communicates a unique blend of clinical practice style efficiency, care team focus, practical financial applications and organizational transformation. He is the Chief Medical Officer for NACHC and serves in the Bethesda, MD office.