Michael D. Howell – MD, MPH
Dr. Howell was the founding Director of the Center for Healthcare Delivery Science and Innovation and the Chief Quality Officer at the University of Chicago Medicine until September, 2017. He has served on national quality- and safety-related national advisory panels for the CDC, Society of Critical Care Medicine, CMS, and others. An active healthcare delivery scientist, he has published more than 90 research articles, editorials, and book chapters on topics related to quality, safety, patient-centeredness, and critical care. Cited more than 3,500 times and incorporated into national guidelines, his research has also held an interest for the public and has been covered in the New York Times, by CNN, and by Consumer Reports.