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AAMC IQ Steering Committee

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2019-2020 AAMC IQ Steering Committee Members


Brian M. Wong, MD, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (C-QuIPS)
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto

Vice Chair

Christopher Kim, MD, MBA, SFHM
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Associate Medical Director for Quality and Safety
University of Washington Medical Center


Vineet Arora, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Learning Environment
University of Chicago

Thomas Ciesielski, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
APD for Curriculum Development
Director of the Medicine Preliminary and Neurology Track
GME Director of Patient Safety Education and the CLER Program, Dept. of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes Jewish Hospital

Mary A. Dolansky, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University

Robert Dressler, MD, MBA
Quality and Safety Officer
Academic and Medical Affairs
Christiana Care Health System

Mitchell Gitkind, MD
Assistant Dean of Health Systems Science
Associate Profession of Medicine and Surgery
UMass Memorial Medical Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Jennifer Price Goldstein, MD, FACP
Associate Chief Medial Officer
PennState Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Reshma Gupta, MD, MSHPM
Executive Medical Director for Population Health and Value
University of California Davis Health

Jennifer Myers, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Quality and Safety Education, Department of Medicine
Director, Center for Healthcare Improvement & Patient Safety
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

David W. Price, MD, FAAFP, FACEHP
Professor, Family Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Niraj Sehgal, MD, MPH
Vice President & Chief Quality Officer
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine
UCSF Health

Paul Sierzenski, MD, MSHQS, CPE, FACEP
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for the Acute Care Division
Renown Health

Darlene Tad-y, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Vice Chair of Quality, Dept. of Medicine Hospitalist
Director for GME Quality and Safety Programs
University of Colorado, School of Medicine

Michael D. Williams, MD, FACS
Director of The UVA Center for Health Policy
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Clinical Integration
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Virginia Medical Center

Student/ Trainee Members

Aydin Zahedivash
AAMC Organization of Student Representatives (OSR) Liaison to the Committee
Medical Student
University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School

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