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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                                                                Mary Dolansky, RN, PhD
                                                                         Senior Nurse Scholar
                                                                     mary.dolansky@case.edu

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

Faculty Scholars

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Susan Phillips, DNP, MPH, PMHCNS

           Federico Perez, MD, MS

CURRENT FIRST YEAR FELLOWS

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Sarah Miano
Anton Vehovec
Lance Vernon

Dawn Linn, DNP, RN,
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Sarah Miano, PhD, RN

Tony Vehovec, PhD, RN

Lance Vernon, DMD, MPH

CURRENT SECOND YEAR FELLOWS

Christine Davey
Izabela Kazana
Barbara Messinger-Rapport
Erica Stovsky

Christine Horvat Davey, RN, BSN, BSPS

 Izabela Kazana, DNP, APN, AGPCNP-BC, CCRN

Barbara Messinger-Rapport, MD, PhD, FACP

Erica Stovsky, MD, MPH

Alumni

2018

Sandy Chang, MD, MHS

Shanina Knighton, MD

Julie Schexnayder, DNP, MPH, CNP-BC, AACRN

Michelle Slater, DNP, RN, CNOR

Jason Tuckerman, MD

2017

Aniko Kukla, MD

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