Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Healthcare Studies

Program for Healthcare Quality and Safety Innovation

We enhance patient safety by conducting innovative research and providing creative education through interdisciplinary collaboration with affiliated institutions. 

Our program consists of a diverse group of healthcare professionals and other individuals dedicated to improving patient care by disseminating scholarly research and fostering the exchange of information regarding patient safety both locally and nationally.

Programs

Our Projects

Gary Noskin, MD

Director

Gary Noskin, MD

Donna M Woods, PhD

Director

Donna M Woods, PhD

Our Faculty

Charlesnika Evans, PhD, MPH

Sherri LaVela, PhD, MPH

Emilie Powell, MD, MBA

Karl Bilimoria, MD, MS

Zeeshan Butt, PhD

Daniela Ladner, MD, MPH

Our Staff

Anna Nannicelli, MPH
Research Project Manager

Alexandra Brown
Research Study Assistant 

Amna Daud, MD, MPH
Clinical Research Associate 

Rebeca Khorzad, MS
Clinical Research Associate 

Nicole Muller
Research Project Manager

Lindsay DiMarco, MPH
Research Study Coordinator

Erin Wymore, MS
Research Study Assistant

Timothy Curtis
Research Nurse 

Raymond Kang
Statistical Analyst & Programmer

Samie Martinez
Research Study Coordinator

Karla Ortiz Flores
Research Study Coordinator

Karina Vera
Research Study Coordinator

Contact Us

Northwestern Program for Quality and Safety Innovation
Center for Healthcare Studies
420 East Superior Street, 10th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60611
PatientSafety@northwestern.edu