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Editorial Board

Editor in Chief

David Westfall Bates, MD, MSc

 

Chief Quality Officer

Sr. V.P. Safety & Quality

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Professor of Health Policy and Management

Harvard School of Public Health

Boston, MA

External Program Lead for Patient

Safety Research

World Health Organization

Geneva, Switzerland


Associate Editors

Stephen J. Swensen, MD, MMM, FACR

Medical Director for Leadership and Organization Development

Professor, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Rochester, MN

 

Albert Wu, MD, MPH

Professor Health Policy and Management

Epidemiology & Medicine

Director, Center for Health Services & Outcomes Research

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

 

Kevin T. Kavanagh, MD, MS, FACS

Board Chairman

Health Watch USA

Somerset, KY

 

J. Michael Henderson, MD, ChB, FRCSEd, FACS

Chief Quality Officer

Cleveland Clinic Health System

Cleveland, OH

 

Assistant Editor - Chairman Global Programmes


Thomas Zeltner, MD, LLB

Director Global Patient Safety Forum

Former Director General of the Federal Office of Public Health, Switzerland

Special Envoy of the Director General of the World Health Organization

Bern, Switzerland

Editorial Board

James P. Bagian, MD, PE

Director of the Center for Healthcare

Engineering & Patient Safety

Professor, University of Michigan

Medical School and College of Engineering

 

Jann Balmer, RN, PhD

Director, Continuing Medical Education

University of Virginia

 

Pascale Carayon, PhD

Professor of Industrial Engineering

Director of the Center for Quality and Productivity Improvement

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI

 

David Classen, MS, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Utah

CMIO, Pascal Metrics

 

Michael R. Cohen, RPh, MS, ScD

President, Institute for Safe Medication Practices

Huntingdon Valley, PA

 

 

Frank Federico, RPh

Executive Director, Strategic Partners

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Cambridge, MA

 

Mary E. Foley, MS, RN, PhD

Director, Center for Nursing Research and Innovation

University of California San Francisco School of Nursing

San Francisco, CA

 

John Gosbee, MD, MS

VA National Center for Patient Safety

Ann Arbor, MI

 

Franck Guilloteau, BS

Chief Technology Officer

TMIT

Austin, TX

 

John Hickner, MD, MSc

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

 

Jeanne M. Huddleston, MD, MS,FACP, FHM

Associate Professor of Medicine

Co-Director, Health Care Systems Engineering

Mayo Clinic

 

David Hunt, MD, FACS

Medical Officer, Office of Provider

Adoption and Support Office of the Secretary

Office of the National Coordinator

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Washington, DC

Edward Kelley, PhD

Head, Strategic Programmes and Coordinator

WHO Patient Safety

Geneva, Switzerland

 

Carol Keohane, BSN, RN

Academic Medical Center/Patient Safety Organization

CRICO

Boston, MA

 

 

Henri R. Manasse, Jr, PhD, ScD

Former EVP, CEO

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Bethesda, MD

 

Greg Meyer, MD, MSc

Chief Clinical Officer and Executive VP for Population Health

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health System

Lebanon, NH

 

 

Julianne Morath, RN, MSN

Chief Quality & Patient Safety Officer

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

 

 

Christina Olsen

Patient Champion

New Zealand

 

Donald J. Palmisano, MD, JD

Former President, AMA

Metairie, LA

 

Peter Provonost, MD, PhD, FCCM

Sr. Vice President for Patient Safety and Quality

Director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Baltimore, MD

 

 

 

Pablo Pulido, MD, MSc, DMSc (hon), FACP, FACC

Former Minister of Health, Venezuela

President, the Panamerican Federation of Associations of Medical Schools

 

Brian Robson, MD

Executive Clinical Director

Health Improvement Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland

 

 

Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH

Research Scientist, Ann Arbor VA Medical Center

Professor, Department of Medicine

University of Michigan Medical School

Ann Arbor, MI

 

Arjun Srinivasan, MD

Associate Director for Healthcare

Associated Infection Prevention

Programs, Division of Healthcare

Quality Promotion

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

J. Bryan Sexton, MA, PhD

Associate Professor

Director of Patient Safety Research & Training

Duke University Health System

 

Kaveh G. Shojania, MD

Clinical Epidemiology Program

The Ottawa Hospital - Civic Campus

Ottawa, Canada

 

 

David Shulkin, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Temple University Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

 

C.B. "Sully" Sullenberger, III

Founder, Safety Reliability Methods

CBS Safety Correspondent

Member, Global Patient Safety Forum

 

Eric J. Thomas, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

University of Texas - Houston Medical School

Houston, TX

 

Charles Vincent, PhD

Smith and Nephew Foundation

Professor of Clinical Safety Research

Imperial College London

London, England

 

Robert L. Wears, MD, MS

University of Florida Health Center

Jacksonville, FL

 

Josie R. Williams, MD, MMM

Assistant Professor of Internal and Family Medicine

A&M System Health Science Center

College Station, TX