Bay Clinic Medical Director Gears up for Community Outreach in 2011

New Speakers Bureau topic aims to educate and unite Big Island communities

Media Release:

Bay Clinic’s Medical Director Dr. Fatima Phillips is now accepting requests for speaking engagements in East and South Hawai’i. Her featured discussion, “The Future of Health in Hawai’i”, addresses the impact of health care reform on community health centers, care homes, and patient centered care in Hawai’i.

Dr. Fatima C. Phillips

Board Certified Occupational Health Physician Fatima C. Phillips, MD, PhD, MPH is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Southern Illinois and Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Indiana.  Her impressive professional history includes serving as Director of Occupational Health Support for NASA, Medical Director for both Boeing and General Motors, and Director of Health Services for the US Army.

Bay Clinic’s Speakers Bureau is a free service provided to residents of East and South Hawai’i.  Bay Clinic values educational outreach as an important way to understand and meet the health care needs of the communities it serves.  To schedule this presentation, submit a request for additional Speakers Bureau topics or for more information, please contact Sarah Ferreira of Paradise Public Relations at (808) 895-5872 or

Bay Clinic provides primary care, mental health counseling, family planning, pediatric and prenatal care, dental services and community outreach to the uninsured and medically underserved families of Puna, Hilo, and Ka’u.  For more information, please visit