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In Conversation With… Amy C. Edmondson, PhD, AM
Dr. Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School. She is an expert on leadership, teams, and organizational learning. We spoke with her about the role of teamwork in health care and why it is becoming increasingly important.
In Conversation With… Paul H. O'Neill, MPA
Mr. O'Neill served as the United States Secretary of the Treasury under President George W. Bush and, prior to that, chairman and CEO of Alcoa. We spoke with him about workplace safety and its relationship to patient safety and organizational excellence.
In Conversation With... James P. Bagian, MD, PE
Dr. Bagian is Director of the Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety at the University of Michigan, and a former astronaut. He co-chaired the team that produced the influential NPSF report entitled, RCA2: Improving Root Cause Analyses and Actions to Prevent Harm.
In Conversation With… Andrew Bindman, MD
Dr. Bindman, an expert in health policy in underserved populations, was appointed as director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) in May 2016. We spoke with him about his new role at AHRQ.
In Conversation With… Derek Feeley
In January 2016, Mr. Feeley, a leading health care administrator from Scotland, became the third President and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), probably the most influential organization of its kind. We spoke with him about his work at IHI to improve health care quality and safety.

Global Health: H.I.V. Stalks Prostitutes and Their Children in Cambodia
Feb-20-2017 08:56 PM
Shared: A Balm When You’re Expecting: Sometimes Pot Does the Trick
Feb-20-2017 08:35 PM
A Conversation With: In Response to Trump, a Dutch Minister Launches ‘She Decides’
Feb-20-2017 07:15 PM
Scheme Tied to UnitedHealth Overbilled Medicare for Years, Suit Says
Feb-20-2017 06:39 PM
Q&A: Getting the Most From Vitamins and Mineral Supplements
Feb-20-2017 03:32 PM
Personal Health: The Worst That Could Happen? Going Blind, People Say
Feb-20-2017 11:00 AM
The New Health Care: Wearable Fitness Devices Don’t Seem to Make You More Fit
Feb-20-2017 10:30 AM
When Retirement Comes With a Daily Dose of Cannabis
Feb-20-2017 02:30 AM