Monday, October 23, 2017


The PIPSQC Executive Team members are leaders in pediatric patient safety


The PIPSQC Founders are the founding members of the Paediatric International Patient Safety and Quality Community


The PIPSQC Ambassadors are pediatric parents committed to partnering with providers and hospitals to save children's lives


The PIPSQC Speakers are topic experts in pediatric patient safety


The PIPSQC Members are professionals, patients and families who share a passion for pediatric patient safety


The PIPSQC Forum features posts on pediatric patient safety



Bradley Ceely
Nurse Practitioner, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Dr. Jonny Taitz 
Assistant Director of Clinical Operations, Consultant Paediatrician, Sydney Children's Hospital


Dr. Trey Coffey
Staff Paediatrician, Medical Officer for Patient Safety, Hospital for Sick Children
Assistant Professor of Paediatrics, Associate Director, Centre for Patient Safety, University of Toronto

Dr. Anne Matlow, PIPSQC Past-Chair

Departments of Medicine and Paediatrics, and Centre for Patient Safety, University of Toronto


Dr. John Fitzsimons

Paediatric Consultant, Health Service Executive, Ireland

Dr. David Vaughan 
Executive Director, Quality and Safety, Hamad Medical Corporation
Director of Leadership and Quality Improvement, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland


Sue Chapman

Nurse Consultant, Acute and High Dependency Care, Associate for Safer Care (Paediatrics)
NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust

Nicola Davey
Director, Quality Improvement Clinic

Dr. Phil Debenham
Consultant Paediatrician, Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dr. Heather Duncan
Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care, Paediatric Intensive Care Research Lead
Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dr. Peter-Marc Fortune
Consultant Paediatric Intensivist, Associate Clinical Head; Lead Consultant for Resuscitation & Simulation
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital; Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dr. Peter Lachman, PIPSQC Chair
Deputy Medical Director, Consultant in Service Redesign and Transformation
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust

Dr. Andrew Longmate
National Patient Safety Lead, Scottish Government

Dr. Santanu Maity
Consultant Paediatrician, Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust

Dr. Jeff Martin
PICU Consultant, Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust  


Dr. Jayant Deshpande
Senior Vice President, Chief Quality Officer, Associate Medical Director, Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Professor of Pediatrics and Anesthesiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Dale Ann Micalizzi, PIPSQC Ambassador Lead
Pediatric Patient Safety Advocate and Consultant
Founder/Director Justin's HOPE at The Task Force for Global Health

Dr. Stephen E. Muething
Vice President for Safety, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence

Dr. Matt Scanlon   
Associate Professor of Pediatrics- Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin
Associate Medical Director of IS, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Dr. Paul Sharek
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford School of Medicine
Medical Director, Center for Quality and Clinical Effectiveness
Chief Clinical Patient Safety Officer, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital