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Peter J Pronovost

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Peter J Pronovost

Professor
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group
Expertise: 
patient safety
doctor ratings
hospital quality improvement
critical care
Evidence-based practice
ICU incident reporting system

Biography

Peter J. Pronovost, MD, PhD is a practicing anesthesiologist and critical care physician, teacher, researcher, and international patient safety leader. Dr. Pronovost is a Professor in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, and Surgery); in the Bloomberg School of Public Health (Department of Health Policy and Management) and in the School of Nursing. He is also Medical Director for the Center for Innovation in Quality Patient Care, which supports quality and safety efforts at the Johns Hopkins Hospitals. In 2003 Dr. Pronovost established the Quality and Safety Research Group to advance the science of safety. Dr. Pronovost and his research team are dedicated to improving healthcare through methods that are scientifically rigorous, but feasible at the bedside. Dr. Pronovost holds a doctorate in clinical investigation from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore  Maryland  21287
United States
Office Phone: 
(410) 502-3231
Office Fax: 
(410) 502-3235

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