Osteopathic Family Physician;
Founder and Medical Director of Free Clinics in Los Angeles and Ventura Counties California
Health Care Philanthropy Research and Development
Creative Solutions to Community Problems
Areas of Expertise
Family Medicine, Homeless People, uninsurred, medical management, working poor
An idea worth spreading
Our Free Clinics are managed by high school students. These students are responsible
for coordination of patient care and are taught via an apprentice models.
Students are responsible for creative ideas to solve community problems.
I'm passionate about
creative education and the impact of education on social issues
Talk to me about
Education. Traditional medical education involves Socratic methods where the youngest member of the medical team must examine diagnose present the case. All educators
can learn from their students
People don't know I'm good at
solving complex social issues
My TED story
Our free clinics are staffed and managed by high school students who are chartered to
look at their communities for problems and try to find create solutions for those problems.