DARRELL LIND, PA-C, MS, MPH, AAHIVS
Executive Director, Bartz - Altadonna Community Health Center
Darrell Lind, PA-C, MS, MPH, AAHIVS, Director, Clinical Services
Darrell Lind is the Executive Director of our Bartz -Altadonna Community Health Center which is now operated as an independent non profit organization and was formerly The Catalyst Foundation's clinic.
Darrell is. responsible for of the operation where he
provides compassionate trauma - informed care and administers a staff of six and several volunteers and students.
Darrell also oversees our Catalyst Foundation Healing Center for Adults Recovering from Childhood Abuse and Trauma where mental health services and an array of transformative enhancement services are provided.
Lind is a certified physician assistant and an American Academy of HIV Medicine certified HIV specialist.
In addition to his administrative duties Lind continues to see patients each week in clinic, primarily those suffering from Hepatitis C. He began working with The Catalyst Foundation in 2003 as a National Health Service Corp scholar and remained after completing his primary care commitment.
has many interests; they include the roles of Information Technology in the delivery of medicine, co-opting existing public resources for the use by Community Clinics and he
is dedicated to integrating the findings of the ACE study
( www.acestudy.org) into primary care.
Lind graduated summa cum laude from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a BA in Environmental Science and received both MSHS and MPH degrees form The George Washington University.
Prior to coming to The Catalyst Foundation he worked for the District of Columbia Primary Care Association.
He also employed by the Carrillo Community Clinic and Cottage Hospital both in Santa Barbara, CA.
Most recently, he
has been selected as a member of the third cohort of the Blue Shield/UCSF Clinic Leadership Institute