Healthcare Safety and Quality Improvement Research (HSQR) Study Section

June 22-23, 2017

Roster of members of the study section which reviews R01/R18 large research grant applications, R03 small research grant applications, and R13 large conference grant applications related to healthcare safety and quality improvement research.

Chairperson

Patterson, Mary D., MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine
George Washington University
Associate Vice Chair Medical Education
Executive Director of Simulation
Washington, DC 20052

Members

Alexander, Gregory L, BSN, PhD*
Professor
Sinclair School of Nursing
University Of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Bellamy, Gail R, PhD
Professor and Director
Florida Blue Center for Rural Health Research & Policy
College of Medicine
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32304

Catchpole, Kenneth, PhD
Professor, Endowed Chair in Clinical Practice and Human Factors  
Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC 29425

Chen, Hua, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy
College of Pharmacy
University of Houston
Houston, TX 77030

Chou, Ann F, PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Clark, Melissa A, PhD*
Senior Director
Research and Evaluation Unit
Center for Health Policy & Research
Professor, Quantitative Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Coffin, Susan E, MD, MPH
Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Pennsylvania
School of Medicine
Associate Hospital Epidemiologist
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Cutrona, Sarah Leleiko, MD, MPH
Physician Researcher, Veterans Health Administration HSRD Coin
Associate Professor of Medicine and Quantitative Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital
Bedford, MA 01730

Davidson, Giana, MD*
Assistant Professor
Department of General Surgery
Surgical Outcomes Research Center
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195

Davies, Benjamin John, MD*
Associate Professor
Department of Urology
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 5232

Dent, John M., MD*
Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Dilfo, Thomas S, FACS, MD
Professor of Surgery
New York Medical College
Chief,Organ Transplantation Vicechair for Quality
Department Of Surgery
Westchester Medical Center
Valhalla, NY 10595

Fernandez, Rosemarie, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Emergency Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98115

France, Daniel Joseph, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Departments of Anesthesiology and Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37212

Ghaferi, Amir Abbas, MD*
Assistant Professor of Surgery & Business
Chief of General Surgery
Director of Bariatric Surgery
AAVA Director, Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Hernandez-Boussard, Tina, PhD*
Associate Professor, Surgery, Medicine, Biomedical Data Sciences
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA 94305

Hollenbeak, Christopher S, PhD*
Professor
Department of Surgery & Public Health Sciences
Division of Outcomes Research & Quality
Pennsylvania State University
College Of Medicine
Hershey, PA 17033

Horwitz, Leora, MD*
Associate Professor
Department of Population Health
Division of Healthcare Delivery Science
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY 10016

Joseph, Anjali, PhD
Associate Professor
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Endowed Chair in Architecture & Health Design
Center for Health Facilities Design & Testing
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634

Kelly, Kimberly Michelle, PhD*
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Systems and Policy
School of Pharmacy
Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV 26506

Ladner, Daniela P, MD*
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Northwestern University Transplant Outcomes Collaborative (NUTORC)
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL 60611

Lampotang, Samsun, PhD*
Professor of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Center for Safety, Simulation & Advancement
Learning Technologies
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611

Lee, Bruce Y, MBA, MD
Associate Professor of International Health
Director, Global Obesity Prevention Center (GOPC)
Executive Director of Operations Research
International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD 21205

Leland, Natalie Elizabeth, PhD*
Assistant Professor
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science
Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry & Davis School of Gerontology
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Levy, Ronald S, MD*
Professor
Susan Brown Logan Distinguished Professor
Director, Patient Simulation Center
Department of Anesthesiology
The University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX 77555

Linder, Jeffrey, MD, MPH
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Department Of Medicine
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 60611

Mackie, Palmer, MD*
Clinical Assistant Professor
Departments of Neurology & Medicine
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN 46208

McGregor, Jessina C, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
College of Pharmacy
Oregon State University
Portland, OR 97239

Moffatt-Bruce, Susan D, MD, PhD
Chief Quality & Patient Safety Officer
Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs Quality & Patient Safety
Professor of Surgery & Biomedical Informatics
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH 43210

Morrato, Elaine H, DRPH*
Associate Professor
Interim Dean & Associate Dean For Public Health
Department of Health Systems Management & Policy
Colorado School of Public Health
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Aurora, CO 80045

Perry, Shawna J, MD
Associate Professor & Associate Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Florida
College of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL 32118

Price, Michael J PhD*
Medical Physicist-In-Chief, Associate Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI 02903

Rothberg, Michael B, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair for Research Medicine Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH 44195

Schnall, Rebecca, MPH, PhD, RN
Maey Dickey Lindsay Assistant Professor of Disease Prevention & Health Promotion
School of Nursing
Columbia University
New York, NY 10032

Shanley, Charles J., MD
Professor of Surgery
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Detroit, MI 48073

Sloane, Philip D, MD, MPH
Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Solenski, Nina J, MD*
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Virginia Stroke Center
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Thom, Kerri, MD*
Assistant Dean for Student Research and Education, Associate Professor
Director of the Office of Student Research
Genomic Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 21201

Vaughan Sarrazin, Mary S, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Carver College of Medicine
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242

Walsh, Kathleen Elizabeth, MD
Associate Professor
Director of Safety Research
James M Anderson Center of Health System Excellence
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Wetterneck, Tosha Beth, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine & Public Health
Madison, WI 53705

Zimrin, Ann, MD*
Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Greenebaum Cancer Center
Baltimore, MD 21201

Zweizig, Susan, MD*
Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMASS Memorial Healthcare
Worchester, MA 01605

Scientific Review Officer

Vo, Nghia M., MD
Scientific Review Officer
Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research Education and Priority Populations (OEREP)
Agency of Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Rockville, MD 20857

Extramural Support Assistance

Sullivan, Chivonne L.
Program Analyst, Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research, Education & Priority Populations(OEREP)
Agency of Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Rockville, MD 20857

Gaines, Christopher M
Division of Scientific Review (DSR)
Office of Extramural Research, Education & Priority Populations(OEREP)
Agency of Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
Rockville, MD 20857

* Temporary Member. For grant applications, temporary members may participate in the entire meeting or may review only selected applications as needed.

Consultants are required to absent themselves from the room during the review of any application if their presence would constitute or appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

Page last reviewed July 2017
Page originally created May 2012
Internet Citation: Healthcare Safety and Quality Improvement Research (HSQR) Study Section. Content last reviewed July 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/funding/process/study-section/hsqrrst.html