John Rush, M.D, FACEP, MBA, MHA —
Age Management Physician, Washington, D.C.,
Dr. Rush attained his medical degree from Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine. He went on to complete an emergency medicine residency at Loma Linda University. Dr. Rush also graduated from Pfeiffer University, completing an executive MBA/MHA program. He has completed physician training & certification in Age Management Medicine, jointly sponsored by the Cenegenics Education and Research Foundation (CERF) and the Foundation for Care Management (FCM). Dr. Rush has been practicing AMM for 9 years and is the President of Cenegenics Washington, DC.
Dr. Rush is the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Longevity Physicians Insurance Company (LPIC), specifically designed for the practice of Age Management Medicine. LPIC helps physicians practicing AMM find affordable options for coverage. Reinsured, and in association with Oceanus Insurance Company, LPIC is financially stable; its gross weighted premiums (GWP) have grown by over 40% annually since inception.
His medical executive positions have included Chief Financial Officer at Wake Emergency Physicians, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Coastal Physician Services, Medical Director at CIGNA Healthcare, Vice President of Health Services at PacificCare Health Systems, and Chief Medical Officer at Hanger Orthopedic Group, Inc. Dr. Rush has a passion for medical paradigms that create superior patient care and offer the best hope for optimized health. He lectures and uses social media extensively to extol the virtues of health and wellness, and he practices what he preaches.
Mary Cory RN, BSN—
CNA Program Coordinator, Illinois Eastern Community Colleges
District Coordinator, Allied Health, Olney Central College, Olney, IL
For the past seven years, Mary Corry has been working as the Coordinator of Allied Health at Olney Central College in Onley, Illinois. She has organized, conducted, and facilitated over 30 nursing education workshops on various healthcare topics. In 2014, she was promoted to the CNA Program Coordinator for all four community colleges in the Illinois Eastern Community Colleges District. Since 2011 she has served on the Illinois Department of Public Health Basic Nursing Assistant Advisory Committee. Mary has been a speaker at the State CNA Educators Conferences and has lectured on Age Management and Restorative Care. She presented and moderated for a Wellness Symposium in West Virginia in the summer of 2014. Mary Corry joined the Age Management Medicine Group and completed her Certification in Essential Knowledge in Age Management Medicine in January of 2015. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Indiana State University and has been certified as a Personal Trainer through the American Council on Exercise for over 10 years. Mary’s passion is to teach lifestyle modification.
Peter A. Hueseman, R.Ph., P.D.
Retired Pharmacist 42 yrs of experience , St. Louis, MO
Pharmacy Content Expert
Mr. Hueseman graduated from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy and has been a licensed pharmacist for 42 years now, with the last 23 being heavily involved in Compounding of natural Bio-identical hormones and other products related to Alternative Care Medicine. Pete has attended as an exhibitor, lecturer and participant to learn at many hundreds of Medical conferences over the last 23 years. He was one of the past owners of Bellevue Pharmacy, St. Louis, MO, and sold his shares in 2010. He still participates as a consultant for many patients who know him personally. He is also on the Board of Directors for the Pharmacists Preventing Suicides Corp., Pete is married with 2 boys and 1 daughter and 6 Grandchildren.
Director of Education
Derrick M. DeSilva, Jr., M.D.
Chairman, AMMG Conference Planning Committee
Co-Chair, Department of Complimentary Medicine and Senior Attending Staff, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy, NJ
Teaching Faculty, JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ
Dr. DeSilva is a practicing Internist at the Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, NJ. As an adjunct professor at JFK Medical Center in Edison, NJ, he has lectured on various topics in medicine, nationally and internationally, and is an avid member of The American Medical Association, American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association, and Society of Internal Medicine, as well as past president of the American Nutraceutical Association. He is the 2010 recipient of the Alan P. Mintz, M.D. Award for Clinical Excellence in Age Management Medicine and recipient of the Best Doctor Award by Castle Connolly for the past 15 consecutive years. Dr. DeSilva has authored and published "Coping with Lyme Disease" and "Ask the Doctor." He has his own radio talk show, "Ask the Doctor" which airs on WCTC Radio in New Jersey (1450 AM), and is a medical correspondent for Cablevision (News12 New Jersey) and host of "12 to Your Health." He has also attained national television exposure by hosting medical segments on CNN and appearing as a guest on numerous programs, including ABC Night Line. Dr. DeSilva has been instrumental in the formulation of over 100 different natural products. He is currently Chair of the AMMG Conference Planning Committee.