2021 Onboarding

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Post Onboarding

March 4, 2021
Session Time Presenters E-Materials
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Opening Remarks

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS, Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine & Director, Champion Provider Fellowship

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM
Champion Provider Fellowship Model
PDF icon Semere_Champion Provider Fellowship Model.pdf

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Welcome Remarks from CDPH Office of Oral Health & CalFresh Healthy Living Program

Lauren Whetstone, PhD, Chief, Research, Evaluation and Strategic Alignment Section and Acting Chief, Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Branch, California Department of Public Health

Jayanth Kumar, DDS, MPH, California State Dental Director, California Department of Public Health

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Policy, Systems and Environmental Change 101
PDF icon Pfeffinger_PSE 101.pdf

Alana Pfeffinger, MPH, Project Manager, Champion Provider Fellowship

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Messaging 101
PDF icon FINAL_2021 Onboarding communications training PPT.pdf

Mike Miller, President, Brown Miller Communications

Muriel Banares Miller, Account Manager, Brown Miller Communications

PDF icon Message Development Worksheet.pdf
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Champion Provider Fellowship Works-In-Progress
PDF icon Steinberg Newell Green WIP Presentation.pdf, Champion Provider Fellowship Works-In-Progress
PDF icon Bostick Cammon WIP Presentation.pdf, Champion Provider Fellowship Works-In-Progress
PDF icon Tristan WIP Presentation.pdf

Moderator: Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS


  • Kimberly Newell Green, MD & Emma Steinberg MD (San Francisco County)
  • Laurie Bostick Cammon, MD (Santa Clara County)
  • Luz Elva Tristan, MD (Imperial County)
PDF icon CalAIM Position Paper 1_26_21.pdf
PDF icon MSFN Infographic 1-26-21.pdf
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch & Networking Circles

1:05 - 1:30PM: Networking circles by topic area with alumni moderators

1:30 PM - 2:05 PM
Keynote: Building Healthier More Equitable Communities Through PSE Change: Role of Physicians and Dentists as Change Agents
PDF icon Seligman FINAL Champion Provider Fellowship_3.4.21.pdf

Hilary Seligman, MD, MAS, Professor, UCSF School of Medicine; Director, Nutrition and Obesity Policy Research and Evaluation Network; Senior Medical Advisor, Feeding America; Founder, EatSF

PDF icon Strategic Science with Policy Impact (The Lancet).pdf
PDF icon Physician-Citizens - Public Roles and Professional Obligations.pdf
2:05 PM - 2:50 PM
Champion Provider Fellow - Local Health Department Partnership Work


  • Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS
  • Mike Miller
  • Alana Pfeffinger, MPH
PDF icon 4_CPF onboarding exercise worksheet.pdf
PDF icon 5_LHD onboarding exercise worksheet.pdf
2:50 PM - 3:00 PM
Closing Remarks

Wagahta Semere, MD, MHS