Board of Directors



Donald M. Berwick, MD, MPP
President Emeritus and Senior Fellow
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Boston, MA
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​Ann Scott Blouin, RN, PhD, FACHE
President
PSQ Advisory
Chicago, IL
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President and CEO
The HSC Foundation
Washington, DC
Michael Dowling

​Chair

Michael Dowling
President and Chief Executive Officer
Northwell Health (formerly North Shore–Long Island Jewish Health System)
Great Neck, NY
Derek Feeley

Derek Feeley, DBA
President and CEO
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Boston, MA
Elliott Fisher

Elliott S. Fisher, MD, MPH
Director
The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice
Lebanon, NH
Jennie Chin Hansen
                 

​Executive Committee

Jennie Chin Hansen
Senior Strategic Advisor
American Geriatrics Society
New York, NY
Helen Haskell

Helen Haskell, MA
Founder and President
Mothers Against Medical Error (MAME)
Columbia, SC
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Gerald B. Hickson, MD
Senior Vice President, Quality, Safety & Risk Prevention
Joseph C. Ross Chair in Medical Education and Administration
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN
Brent James
                 

Vice Chair

Brent C. James, MD, MStat
Clinical Professor (Affiliated), Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Salt Lake City, UT
Gary Kaplan

​Immediate Past Chair

Gary S. Kaplan, MD
Chairman and CEO
Virginia Mason Health System
Seattle, WA
Arnold Milstein

Arnold Milstein, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Director of Clinical Excellence Research Center
Stanford University
Stanford, CA ​
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Executive Committee

Mary Beth Navarra-Sirio, RN, MBA
Principal
Sirio2 Healthcare Innovations
Pittsburgh, PA
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Enrique Ruelas, MD, MPA, MHSc
President and CEO
Institute for Health Futures & International Consortium for Quality and Leadership of Healthcare Organizations
Monterrey, Mexico
Mark Smith

Secretary-Treasurer

Mark Smith, MD, MBA
Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow
Harvard School of Public Health
Oakland, CA
Watson_Sam_thumb.jpgSam R. Watson, MSA, CPPS
Senior Vice President, Patient Safety and Quality
Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) Keystone Center
Okemos, MI