Experience. Dedication. Passion.

The I-PASS Patient Safety Institute team has several years of experience successfully implementing and sustaining I-PASS in hospitals. They include researchers, hospitalists and medical education specialists who have expertise in patient safety, implementation science and medical education. They developed the tools based on their own experience in implementing I-PASS in more than 50 institutions.

I-PASS Study Group and Executive Council

Christopher P. Landrigan, MD, MPH

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. Landrigan is a Founder and Board Member of the I-PASS Institute, as well as Principal Investigator of the I-PASS Study Group. He works as a pediatric hospitalist at Boston Children’s Hospital and is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at Harvard Medical School…Read More

Nancy D. Spector MD

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. Spector is a Founder and Board Member of the I-PASS Institute, as well as Chair of the Executive Council of the I-PASS Study Group. She is a general pediatrician and a former Pediatric Residency Program Director at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. She is currently Professor and…Read More

Amy J. Starmer MD, MPH

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. Starmer is a Founder and Board Member of the I-PASS Institute, and a member of the Executive Council of the I-PASS Study Group. Dr. Starmer works as a general pediatrician, as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and is the Director of Primary Care Quality…Read More

Theodore C. Sectish MD

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. Sectish is a Founder of the I-PASS Institute and a member of the Executive Council of the I-PASS Study Group. He is the Program Director at Boston Children’s Hospital and Vice Chair for Education. He is a Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. His contributions to the I-PASS Institute…Read More

Raj Srivastava MD, FRCP(C), MPH

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. Srivastava is a Founder of the I-PASS Institute and a member of the Executive Council of the I-PASS Study Group. He is the Assistant Vice President of Research at Intermountain Healthcare, a system-wide role, and the Medical Director of the Office of Research. He is also currently…Read More

Daniel C. West MD

Co-Founder and Executive Council Member

Dr. West is a Founder of the I-PASS Institute and a member of the Executive Council of the I-PASS Study Group. He is a Professor of Pediatrics, Director of the Residency Program and Vice-Chair for Education in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco. In nearly two…Read More

I-PASS Patient Safety Institute Executive Leadership

William H. Floyd

Chief Executive Officer

William (Bill) Floyd is a senior executive who has worked in the medical industry for 30+ years at three Fortune 500 Medical companies as well as two early stage start-up ventures. Most recently, Bill was President and CEO of CSA Medical in Lexington, MA. He was recruited to take the CEO role to manage the…Read More

Timothy O’Shea

Business Development

Timothy O’Shea is an experienced and seasoned health care executive and Board member. He spent over 20 years at Boston Scientific where he had roles in a variety of functions: sales, domestic marketing, international marketing, R+D and left Boston Scientific as Corporate Vice…Read More

Scott Pitt

Chief Financial Officer

Scott Pitt is the Chief Financial Officer at I-PASS Institute. Previously, he spent 8 years as a provider of financial advisory and management services to technology-based companies, where he was involved in numerous…Read More

Bruce Diamond

VP of Sales

Bruce is a sales and marketing leader with a track record of developing and executing commercial strategies within the healthcare IT…. Read More

Christina Hazekamp

Program Manager

Currently pursuing her Master of Public Health (MPH), Christina joined the I-PASS team as a Program Manager in 2016. She brings her knowledge of public health and background… Read More

I-PASS Patient Safety Institute Mentors

The I-PASS Patient Safety Institute also consists of a team of certified mentors – clinicians that understand firsthand the challenges of implementing such a large initiative, such as I-PASS. They understand the detailed milestone planning, effective staff training and robust measurement needed to achieve consistent and sustained changes in oral and written communication processes and they have developed tools and resources to aid in the process.