Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians

Fall Intensive 2019

Speakers – Fall Intensive

Geralyn Datz, Ph.D.
Dr. Datz is president and clinical director of Southern Behavioral Medicine Associates in Hattiesburg. She is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in behavioral medicine. Her specialties include treatment of chronic pain, opioid dependence and more.


John Meynardie
Maynardie is the Branch Supervisor and an Assistant U.S. Attorney at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Gulfport. He has prosecuted drug cases for 24 years, working in both the civil and criminal divisions. He has also designed a school education program about opiates and designer drugs.


Karen E. Muchowski, MD, FAAFP
Dr. Muchowski is a family physician with Graybill Medical Group in Temecula, California. She has a special interest in women’s health, pediatrics, and chronic pain issues.  Dr. Muchowski is a frequent guest lecturer for the AAFP and other organizations.


Kathy Stone, BSN, RN
Stone, the VP of Risk Management for Medical Assurance Company of Mississippi, has experience in ICU nursing and infusion therapy for oncology, infectious disease, and pain management. Her background also includes ICD-9 auditing, claims analysist and research for a large defense law firm.
Dr. Kenneth Cleveland, MD
Dr. Cleveland has served as the Executive Director of the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure since 2018. Prior to his appointment, he was the CEO and primary physician at Remedy Health in Ridgeland. He completed his residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center as chief surgical resident.