Faculty at our VAQS site are sought after for experience in Quality Improvement (QI), education experts in QI, Implementation science – de-implementation, Interdisciplinary education, operations-related projects, and experience with quality and safety education for nurses –QSEN.

Fellows come to our VAQS site to gain an expertise in QI expertise, interdisciplinary education, operations-related projects, Implementation science and leadership.

Our program site is known for strong interdisciplinary teams and information technology.

Senior Faculty Scholars

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Dave Aron 2

                                                                    Mary Dolansky, RN, PhD
                                                                    mary.dolansky@case.edu

                        David Aron, MD, MS
                     david.aron@med.va.gov

Faculty Scholars

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                                                                           Brook Watts, MD, MS

        Susan Phillips, DNP, MPH, PMHCNS

CURRENT FIRST YEAR FELLOWS

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Jason Tuckerman, MD

Michelle Slater, DNP, RN, CNOR

Sandy Chang, MD, MHS

CURRENT SECOND YEAR FELLOWS

Aniko Kukla
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Aniko Kukla, MD

Shanina Knighton, MD

                          Julie Schexnayder, DNP,

                          MPH, CNP-BC, AACRN

Alumni

2016

Marilyn Swanson, DNP, FNP-C

Ellen Luebbers Weaver, MD

2015

Kari Gali, MSN, RN PNP

2014

Susan Phillips, DNP, PMHCNS, BC

2013

Caitlin Brennan, RN, PhD

Kimberly Johnson, RN, PhD

Danielle Olds, RN, PhD

Anita Misra-Hebert, MD, FACP

Robert Patrick, MD, MBA

2011

Mekeshia Bates, DNP, MPH, RN

Donald Dumford, MD

Lisa Henry, MD

2010

Mamta Singh, MD, MS

2009

Ileana Pina, MD

Roslyn Yomtovian, MD

2008

Susan Kirsh, MD

2006

Elaine Thallner, MD

2005

Andrew Garlisi, MD, MPH

Elizabeth (Betsy) Kern, MD, MS

2004

Christopher Hebert, MD

Richard Pine, MD

2003

Leo Bennett, MD, MPH

Amy Schechter, MD, MS

2001

Mark Best, MD, MPH

Lee Slavin, MD