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Faculty leaders from 90 academic medical centers representing 30 medical specialties and subspecialties have joined HVPAA and are collaborating on quality improvement, research and education to improve healthcare value.

Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Diagnostic Imaging

  • Michael K. Atalay, MD, PhD
    • Director, Imaging Research
    • Director, Cardiac MRI & CT
  • David Swenson, MD
    • Quality Officer
  • Jonathan Movson, MD
    • Director of Radiology Informatics

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Radiology

  • L. Alexandre Frigini, MD
    • Director of Quality Assurance/Quality Control and Radiology Peer Review
  • Marc Willis, DO
    • Associate Chairman for Quality Improvement
  • Ann Marie Marciel, MD, PhD
    • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Baylor University Medical Center, Department of Radiology

  • Kennith F. Layton, MD, MS, FAHA
    • Chair, Department of Radiology

Baystate Medical Center, University of Massachusetts

  • Mihaela S Stefan, MD, PhD, FACP
    • Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
    • Research Scientist, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science
    • Director of Perioperative Clinic and Medical Consultation Program
    • Academic Hospitalist
  • Stephen O’Connor, MD
    • Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
    • Assistant Professor of Radiology

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

  • Anthony Weiss, MD, MBA, MSc
    • Chief Medical Officer
  • Lauren Doctoroff, MD
    • Medical Director, PACT Transitional Care Program
    • Medical Director of Utilization Management, BIDMC
    • Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
  • Jennifer P. Stevens, MD, MS
    • Director, Center for Healthcare Delivery Science  
    • Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

California Pacific Medical Center San Francisco, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Ingeborg Schafhalter-Zoppoth, MD
    • Associate Director, Adult Medicine

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

  • Mark Noah, MD
    • Melvin Brody MD Chair in Medical Education
    • Associate Dean, Medical Education in Academic Affairs
    • Director, Office of Student Affairs
    • Director, Primary Care Residency Training in General Internal Medicine
    • Vice Chair of Education, Department of Medicine
  • Lili Shek, MD
    • Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
  • Rodrigo Alban, MD
    • Associate Director, Surgical Performance Improvement
    • Associate Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Cleveland Clinic 

  • Michael Rothberg, MD
    • Director of Center for Value Based Care Research
    • Vice Chair of Research, Department of Medicine
  • Moises Auron, MD
    • Quality and Patient Safety Officer, Department of Hospital Medicine
    • Co-Director of Blood Management Program
    • Adult and Pediatric Hospital Medicine
    • Core Faculty, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Jessica Donato, MD
    • Asociate Program Director and QI Lead, Internal Medicine Residency
    • Hospital Medicine

Cleveland Clinic Florida

  • Vani Sabesan, MD
    • Orthopedic Surgery

Creighton University

  • Venkata Giri Andukuri, MD, MPH
    • QI & PS lead for Graduate Medical Education
    • Chair, QI Champions’ and Interdisciplinary Quality Committee
    • Hospital Medicine

Crozer-Chester Medical Center

  • Shafinaz Akhter, MD, PhD
    • Infectious Disease
  • Alan Zweben, MD
    • Internal Medicine

Danville Regional Medical Center

  • Michael A. Moore, MD
    • Nephrology, Internal Medicine

Drexel University, Internal Medicine

  • Lia S. Logio, MD, FACP
    • June F. Klinghoffer Distinguished Professor and Chair of Medicine

Duke University Medical Center

  • Suchita Shah Sata MD
    • Internal Medicine High Value Care Lead
    • Duke Hospital Medicine Programs
  • Laura Roe
    • Program Coordinator, Graduate Medical Education High Value Care and Learning Health System Training Programs

Einstein Healthcare Network, Department of Radiology (affiliate of TJUH)

  • Ryan K Lee, MD, MBA
      • Director of Quality, Department of Radiology
    • Director of MRI and Section Chief Neuroradiology
  • Peter S. Wang, MD
      • Director of Body CT and MRI
    • Director of Medical Students

Florida Hospital, Department of Radiology

  • Jeremy Burt, MD
    • Medical Director of Research, Department of Radiology

Greenwich Hospital, affiliate of Yale New Haven Health

  • Ellika Mardh MD
    • Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Steven Smith, MD
    • Hospitalist

Griffin Health, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Olugbenga Arole, MD
    • Chief, Hospital Medicine

Henry Ford Hospital, Departments of Internal Medicine and Radiology

  • Danielle Heidemann, MD
    • Internal Medicine
  • Brent Griffith, MD
    • Associate Director, Radiology Residency Program  


  • Allan L Markus, MD MS MBA FACP
    • Internal Medicine Residency Program Director

Hurley Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Emad Abu Sitta, MD
    • Hospitalist, Internal Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

  • Mona Krouss, MD, FACP
      • Assistant Professor
      • Division of Hospital Medicine
    • Department of Medicine

Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology 

  • Mark S. Frank, MD, MBA
      • Director, Clinical Informatics
    • Professor of Clinical Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

  • Jeff Trost, MD
      • Founder of Providers for Responsible Ordering
    • Cardiology
  • Paul O’Rourke, MD
      • Director of Providers for Responsible Ordering
    • Hospitalist
  • Jennifer Townsend, MD
    • Infectious Disease
  • Franco Verde, MD
    • Associate Program Director, Radiology Residency

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

  • Pamela T. Johnson, MD
      • Co-Director of the HVPAA
      • Physician Lead, Johns Hopkins Health System High Value Care Committee
      • Vice Chair of Quality & Safety and Director of Appropriate Imaging
    • Radiology Residency Program Director
  • Roy Ziegelstein, MD, MACP
      • Co-Director of the HVPAA
      • Sarah Miller Coulson and Frank L. Coulson, Jr., Professor of Medicine
      • Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education
    • Vice Dean for Education, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Lenny Feldman, MD
      • Co-Director of the HVPAA
      • Physician Lead, Johns Hopkins Health System High Value Care Committee
      • Co-Director, Department of Medicine, High Value Care Committee
      • Director, Urban Health Medicine and Pediatric Residency Program
    • Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
  • Amit Pahwa, MD
      • Co-Director of the HVPAA
      • Physician Lead Johns Hopkins Health System High Value Care Committee
      • Co-Director, Department of Medicine, High Value Care Committee
      • Director, Subinternship in Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Karen Carroll, MD
    • Director, Division of Medical Microbiology
  • Steve Frank, MD
      • Director, Johns Hopkins Health System Blood Management Program
      • Director, Center for Bloodless Medicine and Surgery
    • Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
  • Jerry Stonemetz, MD
    • Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
    • Vice Chairman of Clinical Operations
    • Medical Director of the Center of Perioperative Optimization
  • Lee Goeddel, MD, MPH
    • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
  • Sara Keller, MD, MPH, MSPH
      • Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Disease
      • Director, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Pathway, Osler Medical Residency Program, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital
      • Associate Faculty, Armstrong Institute of Patient Safety and Quality
    • Co-Director, Department of Medicine High Value Care Committee
  • Clare Rock, MD
      • Associate Hospital Epidemiologist
    • Infectious Disease
  • Stephanie Wethington, MD
    • High Value Lead, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Assistant Professor of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Martin Makary, MD, MPH
    • Professor of Health Policy & Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health
    • High Value Lead, Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Professor of Surgery
  • Hans Adrian Puttgen, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Arjun Chanmugam, MD, MBA
    • Vice Chair Innovation & Transformation JHH Emergency Medicine
    • Chair, Bayview Emergency Medicine
  • Susan Peterson, MD
    • Co-Director Johns Hopkins Hospital, High Value Practice Alliance
    • Associate CLinical Director, Johns Hopkins Emergency Medicine
  • Katie Lobner, MLIS
    • Informationist, Welch Medical Library
  • Susan Harvey, MD
    • Director of Breast Imaging
  • Lisa Mullen, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Breast Imaging
  • Lilja Solnes, MD, MBA
    • Associate Program Director, Radiology Residency

Lehigh Valley Health Network, USF Morsani

  • Amy Slenker, MD
    • Vice-Chair, Quality and Patient Safety, Medicine
    • Division of Infectious Disease
  • Matthew Miller, DO
    • Associate Chief Quality Officer
    • Emergency and Hospital Medicine

Loyola University Medical Center

  • Nathan Derhammer, MD
    • Director, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Program
  • Kevin Polsley, MD,
    • Primary Care
  • Kavitha Vellanki, MD,
    • Nephrology
  • Talar Makossian, PhD, MPH,
    • Public Health Sciences

Massachusetts General Hospital, Emergency Medicine

  • Ali Raja, MD
    • Executive Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine
    • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Radiology
    • Director of the Harvard Library of Evidence

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education

  • Steven H. Rose, MD
    • Dean, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  • Brad Karon, MD, PhD
    • Director of Hospital Clinical Laboratories
    • Vice-chair for Education in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
    • Associate Program Director of the Pathology residency
    • Medical director of the Mayo School of Health Sciences Clinical Laboratory Science and Phlebotomy Technician programs
    • Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Radiology

  • Paul Knechtges, MD
    • Director of Quality Improvement for Diagnostic Radiology

Michigan Medicine (Formerly University of Michigan)

  • Eve Kerr, MD, MPH
    • Louis Newburgh Research Professor of Internal Medicine
    • Director, Michigan Program on Value Enhancement (MPrOVE)
    • Director, VA Center for Clinical Management Research
  • Scott Flanders, MD
    • Co-Director, Michigan Program on Value Enhancement (MPrOVE)
    • Professor, Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
    • Vice Chair, External Relations and Quality, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Anne Sales, PhD, RN, MSN
    • Co-Director, Michigan Program on Value Enhancement (MPrOVE)
    • Professor and Associate Chair, Educational Programs and Health Systems Innovation, Department of Learning Health Sciences
    • Research Scientist, VA Center for Clinical Management Research
  • David Andrew Bozaan, MD
    • Internal Medicine, Hospitalist
  • Lauren Heidemann, MD
    • Internal Medicine
  • Kate Levy
    • Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Hospitalist
  • Ella Kazerooni, MD
    • Professor, Radiology
    • Professor, Internal Medicine – Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
    • Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs
    • Director, Cardiothoracic Radiology
    • Service Chief, Diagnostic Radiology
  • Prasad Shankar
    • Assistant Professor, Radiology
    • Division of Abdominal Radiology
  • Matthew Davenport
    • Associate, Professor, Radiology and Urology
    • Associate Chair, Quality
    • Chair, Michigan Radiology Quality Collaborative

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and Spectrum Health System

  • Mark DeLano, MD, FACR
    • Medical Director, Department of Radiology, Spectrum Health System
    • Director, Division of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging
  • Christopher M Chambers MD, PhD, FACS
    • Spectrum Health Vice President-Research
    • Chief, Section of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • Michael Brown, MD, MSc.
    • Chair, Emergency Medicine
  • Andrew Moriarity, MD
    • Body Imaging Education Director, College of Human Medicine, MSU
    • Quality Committee Co-Chair, Advanced Radiology Services

Midwestern University, Department of Radiology

  • Gregory Henkle, MD
    • Vice Chair and Radiology Residency Director

Muribushi Project for Teaching Hospitals, Okinawa, Japan

  • Yasuharu Tokuda, MD, MPH, PhD, FACP
    • Director and Project Leader, Muribushi Project for Teaching Hospitals, Okinawa, Japan
    • CEO, General Medicine Education & Research Institute (GM-ERI), Okinawa, Japan
    • Adjunct Professor at Tsukuba University, Toho University, St. Marianna University and Dokkyo Medical University

Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • Daniel Steinberg, MD
      • Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Alfred Burger, MD, FACP, SFHM
      • Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

New York Medical College

  • Douglas Miller, MD, CM, MBA
    • Dean, New York Medical College

NYU Langone Health System

  • Frank Volpicelli, MD
      • Clinical Lead for Health System Value-Based Management
    • Hospitalist, Internal Medicine
  • Nicole Adler, MD
      • Clinical Lead for Health System Value-Based Management, Long Island
    • Director, NYULMC Hospitalist Program, Tisch Hospital
  • Christopher Petrilli, MD
    • Clinical Lead for Health System Value-Based Management, Manhattan
  • Erwin Wang, MD
    • Clinical Lead for Health System Value-Based Management, Brooklyn
  • Harry S. Saag M.D.
    • Medical Director, Greater New York City Practice Transformation Network
    • Clinical Quality and Effectiveness Advisor, Faculty Group Practice
    • Department of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Innovation
  • Steven Chatfield, MBA
    • Senior Director Financial Planning and Decision Support
  • Danny Kim, MD
    • Director of Quality, Department of Radiology
  • Leon Rybak, MD
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
    • Vice Chair of Operations 
  • Stella Kang, MD
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
  • Ankur Doshi, M
  • Hyung (Harry) J. Cho, MD
    • Chief Value Officer
    • Asst. Vice President,
    • NYC Health + Hospitals system

Ochsner Clinic Foundation, Department of Radiology

  • Dennis Kay, MD  
    • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Stephen Johnson, MD
    • GI/GU Imaging Section Head

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center/UICOMP

  • Matt Mischler, MD
    • Hospitalist, Medicine and Pediatrics  

Penn State College of Medicine

  • Jed Gonzalo, MD, MSc
    • Associate Dean for Health Systems Education
  • Tim Mosher, MD
    • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Alison Chetlen, MD
    • Co-Director of Medical Student Education, Department of Radiology

Piedmont Athens Regional Graduate Medical Education

  • Catherine Apaloo, MD, FACP
    • Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Presence Saint Francis Hospital, Department of Radiology

  • Joseph Calandra, MD
    • Chair and Residency Program Director

Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson, Department of Radiology

  • Jeffrey Kempf, MD, FACR
    • Residency Program Director
    • Chief of Nuclear Imaging

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Fred Buckhold III, MD
    • Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Chad Miller, MD
    • Chief, Division of Internal Medicine

Sinai Health System, University of Toronto, Canada

  • Christine Soong, MD
    • Internal Medicine

Stanford Medical Center

  • Amy Lu, MD
    • Anesthesiology
    • Interim Lead, High Value Care
  • Daniel Rubin, MD
    • Professor of Biomedical Data Science and of Radiology (Integrative Biomedical Imaging Informatics at Stanford) and Medicine (Biomedical Informatics Research)
    • Director of Biomedical Informatics, Stanford Cancer Institute
    • Director, Scholarly Concentration in Informatics and Data Driven Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine
    • Department of Radiology
  • Terry Desser, MD
    • Professor of Radiology
    • Division of Abdominal Imaging, Department of Radiology

Texas A&M College of Medicine

  • Cayla Teal, PhD, MA
      • Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
    • Medical School Curriculum Director

University of Alberta, Canada, Department of Radiology

  • Christopher Fung, MD
    • Department of Radiology

University of California Davis, Department of Radiology

  • Ramit Lamba
    • Professor of Radiology
    • Chief of Abdominal Imaging
    • Director of CT
  • Kriti Gwal, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Radiology

University of California Irvine, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Bindu Swaroop, MD
    • Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

University of California Los Angeles

  • John N. Mafi, MD, MPH
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research
    • David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
    • Affiliated Natural Scientist in Health Policy, RAND Corporation

University of California Riverside, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Remus Popa, MD, FHM
      • HS Clinical Professor of Medicine
      • UC Riverside Hospital Medicine
    • Core Faculty RCH/UCR IM residency program

University of California San Diego

  • Greg Seymann, MD
      • Vice Chief of Academic Affairs, Hospital Medicine
    • Residency High Value Care Curriculum Director
  • Alexander Norbash, MD
    • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Cynthia Santillan, MD
    • Associate Clinical Professor
    • Chief of Body Imaging Division

University of California San Francisco

  • Ari Hoffman, MD
    • Value Improvement Director, Hospital Medicine

University of Chicago Medicine

  • Stephen Weber, MD, MPH
      • Chief Medical Officer
    • Vice President, Clinical Effectiveness

University of Colorado School of Medicine 

  • Christopher King, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Hospitalized Adult Care Block Director
    • Hospital Medicine Sub-Internship Director
    • University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Connecticut Medical School, Department of Radiology

  • Marco Molina, MD
      • Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program
    • Section Head of Abdominal Imaging and Ultrasound

University of Kentucky

  • Kshitij Thakur, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

University of Maryland Medical Center

  • Surbhi Leekha, MBBS, MPH
    • Medical Director for Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology
  • Daniel Morgan, MD
      • Councilor, Board of Directors, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
    • Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Edward Herskovitz, MD, PhD
    • Vice Chair of Informatics, Department of Radiology
  • Jade Wong, MD
    • Professor of Diagnostic Radiology
    • Vice Chair, Quality & Patient Safety, Department of Radiology
  • Rawn Salenger, MD
    • Director of Quality, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

University of Miami, Jackson Health System, Department of Infectious Disease

  • Lilian M. Abbo, MD
      • Associate Professor of Infectious Disease
    • Chief of Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship

University of Nebraska, Department of Radiology

  • Mark Keiper, MD
    • Hospital Service Chief

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Departments of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics and Urology

  • Richard M. Wardrop, III, MD, PhD
    • Director, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Program
  • Matt Nielsen, MD
    • Director of Urologic Oncology

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Radiology

  • Jennifer Myers, MD
      • Director, Center for Health Care Improvement and Patient Safety (CHIPS)
      • Director of Quality & Safety Education, Department of Medicine
      • Assistant Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
    • Co-Director, Healthcare Leadership in Quality Track, University of Pennsylvania Health System Department of Clinical Effectiveness and Quality Improvement.
  • Jessica Dine, MD
    • Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  • Hanna M. Zafar, MD, MHS
      • Co-director, Automated Radiology Recommendation Tracking Engine
    • Radiology
  • Justin Ziemba, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Urology in Surgery

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

  • Joshua E. Levenson, MD
    • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Associate Director of Cardiology Fellowship Program
    • Heart and Vascular Institute

University of Rochester Medical Center

  • Robert J. Panzer, M.D.
    • Chief Quality Officer & Associate Vice President
  • Alan E. Curle, MD
    • Anesthesiology

University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine

  • Carol Peden, MD, MPH
    • Executive Director for of Center for Health System Innovation and Improvement

University of South Carolina School of Medicine

  • William D. Anderson, MD
      • Chief Medical Officer
    • Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs
  • Donna Ray, MD
    • Director of Faculty Development

University of South Carolina, School of Medicine – Greenville

  • Lauren Demosthenes, MD
      • Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Medical Director of High Value Care and Innovation

University of Texas Houston and Memorial Hermann Hospital, McGovern Medical School  

  • Bela Patel MD
      • Assistant Dean of Healthcare Quality
      • Division Director for Critical Care Medicine
    • Assistant Chief Medical Officer

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • Diane C. Bodurka, MD, MPH
    • Vice Chair of Education, Department of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Tharakeswara K. Bathala, MBBS, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Radiology
  • Jillian Gunther, MD
    • Assistant Director for Medical School Education
    • Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

  • Gulshan Sharma, MD
    • Chief Medical and Innovation Officer

University of Texas Southwestern

  • Mack Mitchell, MD
      • Vice-President for Medical Affairs
      • Chief Medical Officer for Southwestern Health Resources Physician Network
    • Executive Vice-Chairman for Internal Medicine
  • Deepak Agrawal, MD, MBA, MPH
    • Director of Endosocopy, Parkland Hospital
  • Cecelia Brewington, MD
      • Vice Chair, Community and Clinical Outreach
      • Co-Medical Director of Lung Cancer Screening
    • Chair of the Medical Center’s Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Utilization High-Cost Imaging Committee
  • David Fetzer, MD
    • Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging Division
    • Medical Director of Ultrasound
    • Chief of Abdominal Imaging Interventional Services
  • Travis Browning, MD
    • Associate Professor
    • Director of Quality, Department of Radiology
    • Medical Director, Medical Informatics
  • Kanupriya Vijay, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Radiology

University of Utah School of Medicine and University of Utah Health Sciences

  • Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH
      • Associate Chief Medical Quality Officer
    • President, Association of University Radiologists
  • Steve Stevens, MD
    • Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Karli Edholm, MD, FACP
      • Medical Director, AIM-A and WP5 Inpatient Units
    • Director of Quality Improvement, Hospitalist Group
  • Claire Ciarkwoski, MD
    • Clinical Instructor, Hospitalist Group
  • Kencee Graves, MD, FACP
    • Associate Chief Medical Quality Officer
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Candice Morrissey, MD, MSPH
      • Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
      • Cardiac Anesthesiology and Perioperative Echocardiography
    • Perioperative Medicine and Patient Safety and Quality

University of Vermont, Internal Medicine

  • Allen Repp, MD
    • Vice Chair for Quality

University of Virginia 

  • George Hoke, MD
    • Associate Director of Hospital Medicine and Faculty Development
  • Andrew S. Parsons, MD, MPH
    • Hospital Medicine
  • Gay Wehrli, MD
      • Associate Chief Medical Information Officer
    • Associate Medical Director and Fellowship Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Services.
  • James D. Gorham, MD, PhD
      • Chief, Division of Laboratory Medicine
      • Medical Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Services
    • Department of Pathology

University of Washington

  • Andrew White, MD
      • Associate Professor of Medicine
    • Director, Hospital Medicine Service

University of Wisconsin 

  • Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD
      • Associate Chief of Staff for Research
      • Medical Director Infection Control, UWHC
    • Infectious Disease

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

  • Donald Brady, MD
    • Senior Vice President for Educational Affairs

VAMC West Los Angeles, Infectious Disease 

  • Christopher Graber, MD
    • Clinical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Infectious Disease

  • Teena Chopra MD, MPH
    • Corporate Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology, DMC and WSU
    • Director of Antibiotic Stewardship and Infection prevention, Kindred Hospital

Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian, Department of Radiology

  • Michael Loftus, MD, MBA
    • Associate Chief Quality Officer
    • Associate DIO for GME
    • Department of Radiology
  • Keith Hentel, MD
    • Executive Vice Chairman
    • Vice Chairman for Clinical Operations
    • Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology
    • Department of Radiology
  • Arun B. Jesudian, MD, FACG
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine
    • Director of Inpatient Liver Services
  • Natalia S Ivascu, MD
    • Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
    • Associate Professor of Medical Ethics in Clinical Medicine
    • Director, Cardiothoracic Surgical Intensive Care Uni
    • Director, Pre-Anesthesia Evaluation Center
    • Director, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit
  • Grace Sun, MD
    • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
    • Director of Ophthalmology Residency Program

Yale School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

  • Robert L. Fogerty, MD, MPH
      • Course Director, Internal Medicine Residency Quality and Safety Elective
    • 2013 winner of ABIM Foundation/Costs of Care Teaching Value & Choosing Wisely® competition for “Interactive Cost-Awareness Residency Exercise” (I-CARE).
  • L. Scott Sussman, MD
    • Senior Medical Director, Clinical Operations
    • Co-Chair, Decision Support Committee
    • Health System Physician Lead, Clinical Redesign
    • Yale New Haven Health

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Specialties and subspecialties represented:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Hospitalist Medicine
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Microbiology
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Pediatric Radiology
  • Primary Care
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Providers of all specialties and subspecialties are needed! Specialties and subspecialties not currently represented include:

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Family Medicine
  • Medical Genetics
  • Neurologic Surgery
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine