Lori Wiviott Tishler, MD, MPH

Vice President, Medical Affairs
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Boston, MA

Editors Emeriti: Joseph P. Frolkis, MD, PhD,
Martin S. Lipsky, MD, David W. Bates, MD, MSc,
David J. Shulkin, MD

Editorial Board

Associate Editor

Heather J. Baer, ScD
Associate Epidemiologist
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, MA
Paul Abourjaily, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA

Alpesh Amin, MD, MBA
Chair, Department of Medicine
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Public
Health, and Business Administration
University of California, Irvine
Orange, CA

Maureen Bisognano
President Emerita
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Cambridge, MA

Asaf Bitton, MD, MPH
Division of General Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School Center for
Primary Care
Boston, MA

William A. Bornstein, MD, PhD
Chief Quality and Medical Officer
Emory Healthcare
Atlanta, GA

Patrick J. Brennan, MD
Professor of Medicine
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Diane M. Brockmeyer, MD
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

James A. Colbert, MD
Senior Medical Director
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Boston, MA

Saket Girotra MD, SM
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Section of Interventional Cardiology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA

Nancy Greengold, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer
Sharp Grossmont Hospital/
Sharp HealthCare
La Mesa, California

Michele Heisler, MD, MPA
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI

Edward F.X. Hughes, MD, MPH
Professor, Health Industry Management
Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

Julienne Kirk, PharmD
Department of Family and Community
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

Thomas H. Lee, MD, MSc
Chief Medical Officer
Press Ganey
Wakefield, MA

Joseph Lipscomb, PhD
Professor of Health Policy and
Rollins School of Public Health
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Martin S. Lipsky, MD
Roseman University of Health Sciences
South Jordan, UT

Elizabeth Mort, MD, MPH
Senior Vice President Quality and Safety
Chief Quality Officer
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Jamie Newman, MD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
and Medical History
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

Kitty O’Hare, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Frederic Platt, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Colorado
Denver, CO

Peter J. Pronovost, MD, PhD
Senior Vice President
Patient Safety and Quality
Director, Armstrong Institute for
Patient Safety
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH
George Dock Professor of Medicine
University of Michigan Health Systems
Chief of Medicine
VA Ann Arbor Health Care System
Ann Arbor, MI

Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care
and Sleep Medicine
University of Miami Health System
Miami, FL

Kenneth J. Snow, MD, MBA
Medical Director for Clinical Strategy, Medical Affairs
Medical Director for Healthagen Outcomes
Aetna/CVS Health
Boston, MA

Andrew Sussman, MD, MBA
Executive Vice President
Associate Chief Medical Officer
CVS Health
Woonsocket, RI

Christina Wee, MD, MPH
Division of General Medicine and
Primary Care
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA