|Vanila M. Singh, MD, MACM, Stanford University professor and immediate former chief medical officer in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, was the keynote speaker.||Vanila Singh, MD, right, presents KCMS President Mark Brady, MD, a copy of the inter-agency task force on opioids and pain management report that was completed in May. Dr. Singh chaired the task force.||Wesley Hamilton, founder of the Disabled But Not Really Foundation of Kansas City, also spoke. |
|Former Kansas City Mayor Charles B. Wheeler, Jr, MD, JD, right, received the Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by KCMS President Mark Brady, MD.||Patrick B. “Rusty” Ryan, PharmD, left, received the Friend of Medicine Award, presented by KCMS President Mark Brady, MD.||Rising Star Award: Carole Freiberger-O’Keefe, DO.|
|Patient and Community Advocate Award: Leland Graves, III, MD, pictured, along with Peter DiPasco, MD, not pictured||Innovation Award: Nathan Granger, MD.||Community Service Award: JayDoc Free Clinic.|
|David Smith, Karen Johnson, Hugh Doran, Kathy Ripley-Hake, Jill Warren.||Patrick O’Keefe, MD; Carole Freiberger-O’Keefe, DO; Jennifer Bernard, MD; Chris Perryman, MD.|
Mark Steele, MD; Betty Drees, MD.
|Richard Hellman, MD; Peggy Schmitt; James Stewart, MD.||Risa and Christopher Kafka, DO; Heather Bollinger, DO; Duana Meseyton, DO; Josh Zeplin.||Sarada Kataaragadda; Sukumar Ehthirajan, MD; Gregg Laiben, MD.|
|Mahoua Ray, MD; Charles Wheeler, Jr., MD, JD; keynote speaker Vanila Singh, MD, MACM; Jamila Murga; Michael Weaver, MD; Jean O’Brien.||Jack Erkmann, DO; Aaron Lackamp, MD; Mark Brady, MD, Gregory Unruh, MD.||Front row: Mark Brady, MD, keynote speaker Vanila Singh, MD, MACM; Aaron Lackamp, MD. Back row: Tim Krause, MD; Kathy MacNaughton Hance, MD.|
|Mark Steele, MD; Joshua Petrikin, MD; Matt Gratton, MD; Mitzi Cardenas; Nancy Lewis, Todd Clayman.||Tim Krause, MD; Todd Glenski, MD; William Daniels, MD; Jack Erkmann, DO; Aaron Lackamp, MD.||Kokobe Ambaye and Abebe Abebe, MD.|
|Front row from left: Terry Rosell, PhD, DMin; Gregg Laiben, MD; Jim Applebaum, MD; Michael O’Dell, MD; Jim Wetzel, MD; Erica Andrade; Mary Redmon, DO. Back row from left: Amy Falk; Carole Freiberger-O’Keefe, DO; KCMS 2019 President Mark Brady, MD; KCMS Foundation Chair Sheila McGreevy, MD; KCMS President-Elect Betty Drees, MD; Casey Murray; Stephen Salanski, MD.||Richard Warner, MD; Charles Van Way III, MD; James DiRenna, Jr., DO; John Hagan, III, MD; Michael Weaver, MD.||Jennifer Ashby, MD; Cheryl Douglas; James DiRenna, Jr., DO.|
|Joe Barry, MD, and Sheila McGreevy, MD.||Marc Taormina, MD; Stephanie Taormina; Richard Hellman, MD.|
Wesley Hamilton, front, with Dennis Pyszczynski, MD, and Carole Freiberger-O’Keefe, DO.
Michael Weaver, MD; Jamila Murga.
|Christina Hermanns, LeahDionisi, Jasmine Hitt, Jackson Knappen, Megan Kohman, Rachel Jenkins, from KU JayDoc.||Lindsay May, Greta Ciccolari-Micaldi, Katie Phalen, Matt Castinado, Marc Limiado, Eric Aube, from KU JayDoc.|
Students from Mission Trail Elementary School sang the national anthem.