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Phillip Bergquist of Michigan Primary Care Association Recognized for Leadership

Tuesday, March 25, 2014  
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LANSING, Mich. – Phillip Bergquist has been selected as one of seven national Emerging Leaders by the George Washington University’s School of Public Health and Health Services’ Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy. He was presented the award during the National Association of Community Health Centers’ Policy & Issues Forum held in Washington, DC, on March 22, 2014.


The Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy’s annual Emerging Leader Award recognizes young individuals for commitment, motivation, professional achievement, and leadership that together advances the Health Center mission

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Bergquist serves as the director of Health Center operations and CHIPRA director at Michigan Primary Care Association (MPCA), a statewide association representing Michigan’s Health Centers and other community-based providers. In this role, Bergquist provides technical assistance, guidance, and educational opportunities to support Health Centers in operating as stable, innovative, and growing organizations. He also manages MPCA’s outreach and enrollment programs, and is a member of the Association’s management team.


"Since joining Michigan Primary Care Association in 2008, Phillip has been truly dedicated to assuring all Michigan residents have access to high quality health care. In order to reach his vision, Phillip has continued to provide leadership in the development of innovative approaches to impact complex issues,” said Kim Sibilsky, Chief Executive Officer, MPCA.


Click here to learn more about George Washington University's School of Public Health and Health Services' Geiger Gibson Program in Community Health Policy.

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