Thursday, September 21, 2017
MEMBERSHIP

Executive

The PIPSQC Executive Team members are leaders in pediatric patient safety

Founders

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

Ambassadors

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

Speakers

The PIPSQC Speakers are topic experts in pediatric patient safety

Members

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

Forum

The PIPSQC Forum features posts on pediatric patient safety

 
AMBASSADORS

Lenore Alexander
Biography
Email: Lalexander@leahslegacy.org
LeahsLegacy
Monitoring for Opioid-Induced Ventilatory Impairment (OIVI) Video
Areas of Interest:
Continuous Post-op Electronic Monitoring and Education - bringing different parties interested in patient safety to the same table


Johannah Back, PIPSQC Ambassador Assistant Lead
Email:
BackJohannah@yahoo.com
Areas of Interest:
Tubing Misconnections, MRSA, and their prevention


Susan Biggar
Biography
Email: s.biggar@healthissuescentre.org.au
Susan Biggar  
Health Issues Centre 
Areas of Interest:
Patient- and Family-Centered Care, Partnerships in Health, Patient and Family Involvement in Quality and Safety, Quality Improvement, Patients and families as advisors and in governance roles, Cystic Fibrosis Care


Tom Dahlborg
Biography
Email: td66@rocketmail.com
Twitter: @tdahlborg 
Blog
LinkedIn Profile 
http://vimeo.com/65851694
Areas of Interest:
Relationship Centered Care, Compassionate Care, Empathetic Care, Patient and Family Engagement, Parent Partnerships, Patient Partnerships, Patient Activation, Clinician Engagement and Activation, Patient Safety


Chris Espersen
Biography
Twitter: @ChrisEspersen
Areas of Interest:
Rare Childhood Diseases, Thalassemia, Adverse Childhood Experiences



Barb Farlow
Biography 
Email:
bfarlow@hotmail.com
Patients for Patient Safety Canada (PFPSC) 
The Patient Narrative - Barb Farlow 
More than a diagnosis 
Medical interventions for children with trisomy 13 and trisomy 18: what is the value of a short disabled life?

Areas of Interest:
Pediatric Ethics, Patient-Centered Care, Patient Engagement to reduce risk of harm


Dr. Julia Hallisy

Biography
Email: Julia@EmpoweredPatientCoalition.org
Empowered Patient Coalition
 
Empowered Patient Coalition - Publications

Areas of Interest:
Patient Education, Patient Engagement, Medical Error Reduction, Health Care Communications, and Patient-Centered Care



Tanya Lord
Email: tanyalord@comcast.net
The Grief Toolbox 
Noah’s Story: Are You Listening?
Areas of Interest:
Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Patient Engagement, Improving Patient Communication, Grief Support


Dale Ann Micalizzi, PIPSQC Ambassador Lead
Pediatric Patient Safety Advocate and Consultant
Founder/Director Justin's HOPE at The Task Force for Global Health
Biography
Email: MicalizziDAG@aol.com
Twitter:
@JustinHOPE
Justin’s HOPE story on film. Changing tomorrow for all of us…
Justin's HOPE Project at The Task Force for Global Health 
Justin's HOPE Healthcare Blog
A Heart of Healing: When things go wrong in care - The family perspective
Areas of Interest:
Pediatric Patient Safety, Compassionate Patient/Family Centered Care, Transparency in Medicine, Medical School Education


Julie Ginn Moretz

Email:
jmoretz@uams.edu
Areas of Interest:
Family Presence, Patient-and-Family-Centered Care, Engagement


James Padilla, JD, PIPSQC Ambassador Assistant Lead
Email: jpadilla43@live.com
Areas of Interest:
Root Cause Analysis, Patient and Family Involvement, Sedation/Anesthesia


Dr. Tricia Pil

Email: tricia.pil@chp.edu 
Babel: The Voices of a Medical Trauma  
Areas of Interest:
Quality and Process Improvement, Lean Six Sigma, Root Cause Analysis, Patient Safety, Pediatrics, Transparency, Disclosure, and Patient Advocacy


Kim Lynette Sandstrom

Email: kimlynette@aol.com
SpeakerLink 
AlexanderSpeakersBureau.com
Areas of Interest:
Patient Safety, Patient Empowerment, Patient Advocacy, Grief work following medical error and less invasive healthcare


Dr. Hannah Zhu
Biography
Email: hannah.h.zhu@gmail.com 
Global Tracheostomy Collaborative
Areas of Interest:
Tracheostomy Safety, Handovers, QI Recruitment and Education