Faculty Associates

Tamika Auguste, MD Tamika Auguste, MD

Director, OB/GYN Simulation,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Assistant Professor, OB/GYN, Georgetown University

David Brennan, MBE David Brennan, MBE

Director of Telehealth Initiatives,
MedStar Institute for Innovation
Senior Research Engineer, MedStar Health

Randall Burd, MD, PhD Randall Burd, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Trauma and Burns,
Children’s National Medical Center
Associate Professor,
The George Washington University

Sarah Campbell, MS Sarah Campbell, MS

Principal Usability and Human Factors Specialist, DesignThink

Jessica Castner, PhD, RN Jessica Castner, PhD, RN

Research Assistant Professor,
University of New York at Buffalo School of Nursing

Lacey Colligan, MD, MSc Lacey Colligan, MD, MSc

Adjunct Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, Geisel School of Medicine
Adjunct Faculty, Centre for Kvalitet, Southern Denmark

Cirrelda Cooper, MD Cirrelda Cooper, MD

Vice Chair and Co-Chief, Abdominal Imaging, Department of Radiology,
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Gerben DeJong, PhD Gerben DeJong, PhD

Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Post-Acute Innovation & Research,
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network

Mary Linda Fairbanks, MD, PhD Mary Linda Fairbanks, MD, PhD

Obstetrician/Gynecologist,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Rosemarie Fernandez, MD Rosemarie Fernandez, MD

Associate Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Washington

Justin Gatewood, MD Justin Gatewood, MD

Attending Emergency Physician,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Christine Goeschel ScD, MPA,MPS, RN Christine Goeschel ScD, MPA,MPS, RN

Assistant Vice President, Quality
MedStar Health

Munish Goyal, MD, FACEP Munish Goyal, MD, FACEP

Director, Emergency Intensive Care,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine,
Georgetown University

Tracy Granzyk, MS, CPHQ Tracy Granzyk, MS, CPHQ

Director, Patient Safety & Quality Innovation,
MedStar Health

Richard Holden, PhD Richard Holden, PhD

Assistant Professor, Medicine & Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University

Dick Horst, PhD, CPE Dick Horst, PhD, CPE

Founder and President, UserWorks Inc.

Laura Hunt Laura Hunt

Operations Manager, Frontline Insight Inc.

Sheldon Hunt Sheldon Hunt

Program Lead, Frontline Insight Inc.

Lynne Karanfil, RN Lynne Karanfil, RN

Director, Infection Prevention, MedStar Health

Keith Karn, PhD Keith Karn, PhD

Director of Human Factors & Interaction Design,
Design Science

Seth Krevat, MD Seth Krevat, MD

Assistant Vice President, Safety, MedStar Health

Pamela Leonard, RN Pamela Leonard, RN

Patient Safety Consultant, Kaiser Foundation

Bonnie Levin, PharmD, MBA Bonnie Levin, PharmD, MBA

Assistant Vice President, Pharmacy Services,
MedStar Health

Li Lin, PhD Li Lin, PhD

Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo

Michelle Magee, MD Michelle Magee, MD

Director, MedStar Diabetes Institute
Associate Professor, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Georgetown University

Patricia McCartney RNC, PhD, FAAN Patricia McCartney RNC, PhD, FAAN

Director, Nursing Research,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Nursing and Health Studies, Georgetown University

Victor Paquet, ScD Victor Paquet, ScD

Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo

Daniel Patterson, PhD, MPH Daniel Patterson, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine,
University of Pittsburgh

Priyadarshini Pennathur, PhD Priyadarshini Pennathur, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa

Shawna Perry, MD Shawna Perry, MD

Director, Patient Safety Systems Engineering,
VCU Health Systems

Michael Pietrzak, MD Michael Pietrzak, MD

Director, Strategic Initiatives,
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Catherine Plaisant, PhD Catherine Plaisant, PhD

Senior Research Scientist and Associate Director of Research, Human-Computer Interaction Lab,
University of Maryland

Paul Plsek, MS Paul Plsek, MS

Innovator in Residence,
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Alexandra Rackoff, MPH Alexandra Rackoff, MPH

Emergency Medicine Resident, University of Maryland

Andrea Bourquin Ryan, RN, MSN Andrea Bourquin Ryan, RN, MSN

Data/Safety Coordinator, Surgical Critical Care Service, MedStar Washington Hospital Center

William A. (Andy) Schaudt, MS, MBAWilliam A. (Andy) Schaudt, MS, MBA

Amit Shah, MD Amit Shah, MD

Chief Medical Officer, InnoVital Systems
Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine,
Georgetown University

Manish Shah, MD, MPH Manish Shah, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, The John & Tashia Morgridge
Vice Chair for Research & Academic Affairs
BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health 

Bill Sheahan, MPA Bill Sheahan, MPA

Managing Director,
Simulation Training & Education Lab (SiTEL)

Ben Shneiderman, PhD Ben Shneiderman, PhD

Professor of Engineering, Human-Computer Interaction Lab, University of Maryland

Joan Warren, PhD, RN Joan Warren, PhD, RN

Director, Professional Practice and Research,
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

Yan Xiao, PhD Yan Xiao, PhD

Director, Patient Safety Research,
Baylor Health Care System

Kabir Yadav, MDCM, MS Kabir Yadav, MDCM, MS

Assistant Professor and Clinical Research Fellowship Director, The George Washington University