Mike Huntington, MD
Mike grew up in Southern California and attended Oregon State University and the University of Oregon Medical School, now Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU). He was an Army flight surgeon in Viet Nam in 1969. He received his residency training at OHSU, was a Radiation Oncologist for 35 years, and was Medical Director of the Radiation Oncology Department at Samaritan Regional Cancer Center in Corvallis from 1984 to 2006.
Since his retirement he has joined with physicians and other activists in Corvallis and Oregon to engage colleagues and the public in discussion about the urgent need for health care reform. The group has co-sponsored public forums and given talks to civic groups in Corvallis over the past eight years. In 2007 this group became the Oregon Chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program. He was President of Health Care for All Oregon and the Health Care for All Oregon Education Fund in 2012.
Peter Mahr, MD
Peter Mahr, is a family physician who currently works at Southeast Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center in Portland, OR. His clinic is one of six primary care clinics run by the Multnomah County Health Department serving the underserved. He is a strong proponent of a national, single-payer health plan while working with Health Care for All-Oregon to enact universal, publicly funded health care in Oregon. He graduated from Dartmouth Medical School in 1998 and finished his residency at Oregon Health Sciences and University in 2001. He has worked for Multnomah County Health Department since 2002.