AHRQ Grantee Profile: Jeffrey Schnipper, M.D., M.P.H.
AHRQ's latest grantee profile features Jeffrey Schnipper, M.D., M.P.H., who has focused on improving healthcare delivery, particularly during transitions in care.
Dr. Schnipper, M.D., M.P.H., research director at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, helped advance medication safety by identifying best practices in medication reconciliation—the process of checking medications as patients move from one location to another.
Dr. Schnipper is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Medical Informatics Association, Massachusetts Medical Society, Society of General Internal Medicine, and Society of Hospital Medicine. He received the Society of Hospital Medicine Excellence in Research Award, as well as multiple employee awards recognizing his excellent work as an internist and hospitalist at Brigham and Women's Hospital.