Past Visiting Professors


Image of Jeff BarsukJeff Barsuk, MD
Associate Professor of Hospital Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Grand Rounds – March 7, 2014
"Simulation-based Mastery Learning Research as Translational Science"

Image of Eric ColemanEric Coleman, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Division of Health Care Policy and Research
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds – May 9, 2014
"Improving Quality and Safety During Care Transitions"

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Jerry Krishnan, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine and Public Health
Associate Vice President for Population Health Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago

Grand Rounds – October 24, 2014
"Remodeling Healthcare Delivery in the ACA Era – The Last Mile in the Translational Spectrum"

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Karl Biliamoria, MD, MS
Vice Chair for Quality, Department of Surgery
Director, Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center
Co-Director of the Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research in Oncology
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Principal Investigator, Illinois Surgical Quality Improvement Collaborative

Grand Rounds – February 20, 2015
"New Approaches to Improving the Quality of Care - NSQIP to ISQIC"

Image of Robert WachterRobert Wachter, MD 

Lynne and Marc Benioff Endowed Chair in Hospital Medicine
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Editor, AHRQ Patient Safety Network

Grand Rounds – May 14, 2015
"The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age"

Image of Terry C DavisTerry C. Davis, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Louisiana State Univeristy, Shreveport

Grand Rounds - September 22, 2015
"Enhancing Health Literacy and Patient – Centered Care: A Path to Quality Healthcare"

Image of David BallardDavid Ballard, MD, PhD, MSPH, FACP
Chief Quality Officer for Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Health Care System
President of the STEEEP Global Institute

Grand Rounds - January 8, 2016
"Health Care Quality Improvement: The Baylor Scott & White Health Experience"

Victor Montori, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director of Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Mayo Clinic

Grand Rounds – April 29, 2016
"Minimally Disruptive Medicine"

Jean Kutner, MD, MSPH
Gordon Meiklejohn Endowed Chair and Professor
Co-Director, Palliative Care Research Cooperative (PCRC)
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Chief Medical Officer 
University of Colorado Hospital
Grand Rounds - July 29, 2016
"Palliative Care as High Value Health Care: Evidence and Opportunities"

Mary Naylor, PhD, FAAN, RN

Marian S. Ware Professor in Gerontology

Director of NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Grand Rounds - October 21, 2016

Lucy Savitz, PhD, MBA

Intermountain Healthcare
University of Utah College of Internal Medicine

Grand Rounds - January 20, 2017

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