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Peter Pronovost, M.D., Ph.D
Practicing anesthesiologist and critical care physician, Director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins

Dr. Peter Pronovost is a world-renowned patient safety champion. His scientific work leveraging checklists to reduce catheter-related blood stream infections has saved thousands of lives and earned him high-profile accolades, including being named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time Magazine. Dr. Pronovost is an advisor to the World Health Organizations’ World Alliance for Patient Safety and regularly addresses the U.S. Congress on patient safety issues. He is senior vice president of patient safety and quality and director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins Medicine.