Presenters

Northern Sierra Conservation & Wilderness Medicine Conference Presenters.

Andrea Rioux, MSW, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker/ Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Instructor.

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Anne Walker, MD

Anne is an emergency medicine physician in the SF Bay Area.

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Arthur (Tony) Islas

Arthur (Tony) Islas is one of those guys that has an entire bowl of alphabet soup behind his name.

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Ben Hunt, MD

Stanford University BS/MS biology, UCSF medical school, Swedish Medical Center (Seattle, WA) General Surgery residency and fellowship in minimally invasive surgery.

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Brenden Tu, MD, MS

Primary Care Physician, UC Davis Student Health. Clinic Director, Clinica Tepati. Clinic Director, Knights Landing One Health Center.

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Garrett Hagwood

Born in Quincy, CA, Garrett is now a third year medical student at the UC Davis School of Medicine

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James Marvel

James is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University, where he completed a wilderness medicine fellowship in 2020.

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Jeff Kepple, MD

Cofounder and Host

Dr Kepple practiced Family Medicine and Obstetrics for 20 years in Quincy, California.

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John Muraski, MD, PhD

Dr. Muraski is an Emergency Medicine Resident at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Stockton.

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Kyle Hill, DO, MA, DiMM, FAWM

Resident physician with a special interest in wilderness medicine/search and rescue.

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Mary Bing, MD, MPH

Mary Bing MD MPH is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Emergency Medicine at University of California: Davis.

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Patrick Terrassa, MD

Former CPR/First Aid Instructor, EMT on US Forest Service Wildland Firefighter Handcrew, Event Medic, Former US Navy SARC, Currently Captain in the US Army Reserves.

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Ryan Bauer

Ryan Bauer is a Wildland Fire Management Specialist for the U.S. Forest Service, Plumas National Forest.

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Ryan E. Tompkins

Ryan Tompkins is the UC Cooperative Extension Forest and Natural Resources Advisor for Plumas, Sierra, and Lassen counties and is a California Registered Professional Forester (No. 3108).

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Shane Koskinen

Shane Koskinen serves as the Outreach and Education Director for Friends of Plumas Wilderness.

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Susanne Spano, MD

Sue Spano is an Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Fellowship Director of Wilderness Medicine at UCSF Fresno.

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Tatiana Havryliuk, MD

Tatiana Havryliuk MD is an emergency physician in New York City.

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Zina Semenovskaya, MD

Cofounder & Host

Dr. Zina Semenovskaya, MD completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at SUNY Downstate/ Kings County Hospital in NYC and fellowship in wilderness medicine at Stanford University Medical Center.

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