Expert Participants

Caitlin Cahow

Caitlin Cahow was a member of the United States Women’s National Ice Hockey Team from 2005 to 2013. The Team won a silver medal at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada and a bronze medal at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy. She was Captain of the Boston Blades in the Read More…

Cobi Jones

Cobi Jones is a true Southern California sports legend, scoring the first goal in Los Angeles Galaxy club history and maintaining the title of the longest standing member of the MLS dynasty. LA’s “original Cobi,” spent 15 seasons with the Galaxy, as both a player and coach from 1996 – 2010. His #13 is the only Read More…

Elizabeth Matzkin

Elizabeth Matzkin is Surgical Director, Women’s Musculoskeletal Health, and an orthopedic surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Her clinical interests are focused on providing care for and the prevention of women’s sports injuries, including minimally invasive arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery, cartilage and ligament repair, and joint reservation and replacement. Dr. Matzkin is a former team Read More…

Ed Foster-Simeon

Named U.S. Soccer Foundation President & CEO in May 2008, Ed Foster-Simeon has more than two decades of experience at the local, state and national levels of soccer in the United States. A champion of soccer as a vehicle for youth development and social change, Foster-Simeon has been an active member of the U.S. Soccer Read More…

Monica Bharel

Monica Bharel, MD, MPH, became Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health in February of 2015.

Daniel Alford

Dr. Daniel Alford is Associate Professor of Medicine, Assistant Dean and Director of the Safe and Competent Opioid Prescribing Education (SCOPE of Pain) Program at Boston University School of Medicine.

Maureen McCarthy

Maureen McCarthy is Acting Chief Consultant for Telehealth Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Gideon Gil

Gideon Gil has been the health and science editor since 2003.

Michael Botticelli

Michael Botticelli is Director of The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy.