Registration for our Regional Conference is now open!
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Dr. Calvin Wheeler, MD is the Institutional Director of Undergraduate & Graduate Medical Education for TPMG and serves on the Regional Governance Committee for Community Benefit as well as the Regional and National Diversity & Inclusion Councils.
He has served as the Physician-in-Chief of the Kaiser Permanente Medical Centers in Fremont and the Greater Southern Alameda Area for the past 18 years. In that role he was a member of the Board of Directors and the Operations Management Group of The Permanente Medical Group.
Dr. Wheeler joined Kaiser Permanente in 1984 as a staff pediatrician and neurologist in Hayward and Walnut Creek. He has since moved on to various posts in both the Hayward and Fremont medical centers, including director of the EEG Lab; sub-chief, Pediatric Neurology, Hayward and Fremont; Regional Director of Pediatric Neurology: Assistant Physician-in-Charge, Fremont; and Assistant Physician-in-Chief, Fremont.
Dr. Wheeler was a member of the Board of Directors of the Epilepsy League of the East Bay for several years. He also served as a member of the Advisory Board of Directors for the Agency for Infant Development. He's participated in the annual Allen Temple Baptist Church Community Health Fair and other community health events and programs. He frequently speaks at the Kaiser Summer Youth Program, the KP Inroads Program and has participated in the Physicians Medical Forum, a doctors' pipeline program based in Oakland.
A founding member of the Kaiser Permanente African American Professionals Association (KPAAPA) in Northern California, Dr. Wheeler twice served as president of the association. He completed the KP Advanced Leadership Program at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill in 1997. He completed the California Healthcare Foundation Leadership Fellowship between 2003 and 2005. He serves on the Northern California Regional Diversity & Inclusion Council and the National Diversity & Inclusion Council, representing The Permanente Medical Group (TPMG). He has served on the Board of Trustees of the California College of the Arts for 14 years, where he sits on the Committee on Trustees and the Academic Committee. In his new role he has begun serving on programs to improve our nation's health and our local communities' health.
Early Registration: Closed
(Note: After November 3rd, registration will be on-site)
High School Students: Free! (for the first 90 Students to register) / $10 (Regular) / $15 (Late)
**Registration is not complete until the online form is filled out and payment has been received or arrangements have been made through Region I Treasurer.
To register to attend RMEC 2016, please visit the following link.
RMEC 2016 Community Service Event Information
Sunday, November 6 - Day Three
Mileage: 10 miles from Ventura Cove in Mission Bay to Embarcadero Park South in downtown San Diego
Look for more information in upcoming months!!
Past Regional Conferences
Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia, MD
Executive Director, OHSU Avel Gordly Center for Healing
Sponsorship & Other donations