Massachusetts team

Barbara Russell, B.S.N., M.H.P., is a nurse with over 20 years of experience as a case manager, clinical educator, and patient advocate.

Deborah Shelkan Remis, M.D., M.P.H., is a physician with a background in public health. Her interests are preventive medicine, elder care, wellness and nutrition. She is an elder care consultant and designed a lecture series aimed at educating older adults to become participants in their health care. She has extensive experience working with clinicians in a variety of settings.