Steering Committee

Sheri Aasen

Sheri Aasen
Dunes Family Health Care

Sheri has been an Oregonian since 1979. She has been clinic manager of Dunes Family Health Care (DFHC) since 1997. DFHC is a family medicine rural health clinic that has served rural coastal Douglas County since 1977 when Dr. L.J. Fagnan opened its doors. Recently Sheri has been asked to manage a second clinic within the Lower Umpqua Hospital District; Reedsport Medical Clinic (RMC). RMC is a multi-specialty clinic with internal medicine clinicians and surgeons. Sheri has a background as an administrative assistant in mental health and education. She serves her community as a Reedsport Planning Commissioner, a board member of the Lower Umpqua Economic Development Forum, a Rotarian, and has been a member of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) for nineteen years. She enjoys visiting her children in North Carolina, walking her Rottweiler, jogging and taking road trips with her husband, Noel in their Corvette convertible. Back to Top

James Calvert, MD

James Calvert, MD
Cascades East Family Practice
Merle West Center for Medical Research
Klamath Falls

After a tour with the 25th Infantry Division in Vietnam, Jim went to medical school at George Washington University and did his Family Medicine residency in Madison, Wisconsin. After his training, he worked for the Indian Health Service in Fort Hall, Idaho. He moved from Idaho to Washington, DC, where he was a full-time faculty member at Georgetown University School of Medicine. In 1992, Jim moved to Klamath Falls as the first director of the Cascades East Rural Family Medicine Residency. Jim is married and has five children. His wife, Wendy Warren, is a family practice physician in private practice.
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Monica DeMasi

Monica DeMasi, MD
Samaritan Family Medicine - Geary Street Clinic

Monica is the Academic Site Leader at the Samaritan Health Services Family Medicine Residency Geary Street Clinic in Albany, Oregon. Monica recently joined the Geary Street Practice after nine years seeing patients at the Cambridge Health Alliance with teaching and leadership roles at Harvard Medical School. She received her undergraduate and medical degrees from Case Western Reserve University where she studied medical anthropology and focused on primary care. She completed her family medicine residency at Brown in 2006. She was a senior Innovation Fellow at Harvard Medical School's Center for Primary Care and was the 2014 Eisenberg Family Fellow of the Academy of Medical Education at Harvard Medical School. Monica spent several years as the Scholarly Program Leader at the Center for Primary Care at Harvard Medical School. In 2014 her clinic won the Robert Wood Johnson Project LEAP award as an exemplary Patient Centered Medical Home. Her passions include serving the underserved, quality improvement, immigrant health, and medical education. Monica is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. She is enjoys yoga, reading, hiking and travelling with her husband and two young children. Back to Top

Kristen Dillon, M.D.

Kristen Dillon, MD
Columbia Gorge Family Medicine
Hood River

Kristen is a family physician who serves as Director of the Columbia Gorge Coordinated Care Organization and practices part time at the Sherman County Clinic in Moro, Oregon. Prior to this, she spent 15 years working with Columbia Gorge Family Medicine, a private practice group in Hood River, Oregon. She and her colleagues provided a full range of primary care services, including hospital, nursing home, and maternity care, to a diverse population. Dr. Dillon earned an A.B. from Dartmouth College and her medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco. She completed residency at the Fort Collins Family Medicine Residency Program where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Dillon was a founder of the Columbia Gorge Health Council, the governing board for the Columbia Gorge CCO, and is the Chair of the Board of One Community Health, the region's community and migrant health center. She enjoys life in the Columbia Gorge with her husband, Paul,and two teenaged daughters
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Sandra Dunbrasky, MD

Sandra Dunbrasky, MD
Treasure Valley Pediatric Clinic

Sandy is a true Oregon girl: she was born in Baker City and earned her undergraduate at College of Idaho in Caldwell. She completed medical school and her pediatric residency at OHSU. She has been in Ontario for over 10 years and is the sole proprietor of her practice with one employed partner, and two PAs. She has been involved in several activities over the years including Community Connections Network Clinics and a Federal Title 5 program, Medical Home Project for Children.
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C. Scott Graham, DO

C. Scott Graham, DO
C. Scott Graham DO PC

Scott was born in Prineville, Oregon. He graduated from Grant Union High School in John Day and did his undergraduate work at Oregon State University. Scott completed medical school at Ohio University, College of Osteopathic Medicine and a three year family medicine residency in Casper, Wyoming. Scott is married to Jody, a Lakeview native, and they have three children, Jack, Brette, and Max. They enjoy ranch activities such as roping and winter sports including snowmobiling. Scott enjoys hunting, fishing, and outdoor activities. OSU football games are a must.
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Brigit Hatch

Brigit Hatch, MD, MPH
OHSU Scappoose Rural Health Center

Brigit grew up in Corvallis, Oregon and completed a BS in nutrition from Cornell University before returning to the Pacific Northwest for medical school.  She received a medical degree and masters in public health from Oregon Health &Science University, and then continued on at OHSU to complete dual residencies in Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine.  She currently practices at OHSU Family Medicine in Scappoose.  In addition to caring for patients, Brigit conducts community health research at OCHIN, where she leads the research program in reproductive & family health.  Her research focuses on the impacts of health policies on access to care and health outcomes, particularly among women and children.  Outside of work, Brigit can often be found biking long distances, hiking in the snow, wielding power tools, or playing in the garden with her husband and son.
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Robbie Law, MD

Robert "Robbie" Law, MD
Lower Columbia Clinic

Robbie was born and raised in Astoria, Oregon, and received an A.B. from Stanford in 1976 and a B.S. from University of Oregon in 1983. Robbie graduated from medical school at OHSU in 1988 and from the OHSU Family Medicine residency in 1991. He practiced at Dunes Family Health Care in Reedsport for almost 23 years before moving back to Astoria in 2013. He and his wife, Tricia, have a daughter, Alison, and two sons, Brian and Duncan. Robbie is active in the Oregon Academy of Family Physicians and has served as President. He is a former board member of the Southwest Oregon AHEC. He enjoys parenting, reading, and volunteering in local schools, serving as a team physician and playing bass with the Highland School Melody Makers. He also plays bass in a local band, the PBA.
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Liz Powers, M.D.

Elizabeth "Liz" Powers, MD
Winding Waters Clinic

Liz Powers, MD, works with three physicians and two nurse practitioners at Winding Waters Clinic in Enterprise, Oregon.  Winding Waters Clinic has been caring for rural Wallowa County (population 7,000) since 1972. Liz was born and raised in Michigan, received a BA from Vassar College in 1999, and an MD from Stanford School of Medicine in 2003. She graduated from OHSU Family Medicine residency in 2006. Liz has been active in her state and national academies since starting residency. She served on the American Academy of Family Physicians Commission on Rural Health and was a resident delegate to the national Congress of Delegates. She is currently President of the Board of Directors of the Oregon Academy of Family Physicians. Liz, her husband Nic, and sons Malaki and Atticus, enjoy managing their five-acre ranch. They love Wallowa County's offering of backpacking, backcountry skiing, rock climbing, hockey, kayaking, horseback riding and mountain biking. Liz has played the violin since she was four years old. She plays with the Grande Ronde Symphony Orchestra and also plays Irish, Old Time, Bluegrass and Country Western "fiddle."
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Jon Schott, MD

Jon Schott, MD
St. Luke's Eastern Oregon Medical Associates
Baker City

Jon was born in Donnelly, Idaho. He completed medical school at Oregon Health & Science University in 1996 and his family medicine residency in Pocatello, Idaho, at Idaho State University in 1999. Jon is married to Dawn, who is a pharmacist, and they have two boys. They have lived in Baker City since 1999. Baker City was Jon's home through high school and most of their family lives in the area. Jon was named the 2014 Oregon Family Doctor of the Year by the Oregon Academy of Family Physicians.
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