ACHE’s Conversations with Healthcare Champions features in-depth interviews with healthcare’s most distinguished and influential leaders in a range of disciplines.
We kick off our 2023 series with Dr. Kedar Mate, President and CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). Dr. Mate also serves as President of the IHI Lucian Leape Institute, and is a member of the faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College. His scholarly work has focused on health system design, health care quality, strategies for achieving large-scale change, and approaches to improving value.
Previously Dr. Mate worked at Partners In Health, the World Health Organization, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and served as IHI’s Chief Innovation and Education Officer. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and white papers and has received multiple honors, including serving as a Soros Fellow, Fulbright Specialist, Zetema Panelist, and an Aspen Institute Health Innovators Fellow. Dr. Mate graduated from Brown University with a degree in American History and from Harvard Medical School with a medical degree.
Our discussion with Dr. Mate will look at:
· Dr. Mate’s healthcare journey/career path;
· Meaningful advice and wisdom learned along the way;
· Characteristics of a successful leader;
· Key issues for leaders in today’s healthcare environment;
· Opportunities and challenges IHI is facing.
Join us at our Conversations With Healthcare Champions Series and hear from healthcare’s top leaders.