Catalyze Innovation that Advances Health


MedStar Institute for Innovation

Mark Smith, MD
Chief Innovation Officer,
MedStar Health
Director, MedStar Institute for Innovation

Rollin Terry Fairbanks, MD, MS, FACEP, CPPS
Associate Director, MedStar Institute for Innovation
Director, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare
[email protected]

Edmund A. Tori, DO, FACP, CH
Associate Director, MedStar Institute for Innovation
Director, Center for Health Influence and Engagement

Jeff Collins, MHS
Administrative Director & Director, External Alliances
[email protected]

Julie Beecher
Assistant Vice President for Operations

Paul Plsek
Consultant, Author & Developer of DirectedCreativity™

Pete Celano, MBA
Director, Consumer Health Initiatives

Dave Brennan, MBE
Director, Telehealth Initiatives

Mandy Dorn
Program Director,
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Bruce MacKinnon
Director, Clinical Systems Development 

Stephen Kinsey, MS, MBA
Director, MedStar Inventor Services

Kevin Maloy, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Clinical Informaticist & Developer

Ella Franklin, MSN, RN, EDAC
Nursing Director & Environmental Research & Design Specialist

Eric De Jonge, MD
Director of Geriatrics & Co-Founder of the Medical House Call Program,
MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Emily Ratner, MD
Founding Medical Director,
MedStar Health Center for Integrative Medicine

John Lock

Allan Hamilton, MD
Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Arizona

Mik Pietrzak, MD
Senior Fellow
Founding Director of the ER One Institute, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
(Formerly Director of Strategic Initiatives)

Fidrik Iskandar
Chief Healthcare Informatics Architect

Hank Rappaport, MD
Senior Clinical Informaticist

Taylr Jesinger, MHA
Director of Innovation Forums, Senior Project Manager, Influence Specialist, The Influence Center

Theresa (Terri) Stone
Terri Stone, MD
Integrative Medicine Initiatives
Internal Medicine at Lafayette Center
MedStar Medical Group

Leatt Gilboa, MHA
Manager, Telehealth Strategy & Operations, MedStar Institute for Innovation

Christine Laccay, MHA, PMP
Senior Project Manager, MedStar Institute for Innovation

Josh Singer, MS
Project Manager, Telehealth

Sandrine Lambletin, MBA
Project Coordinator

Marck-Arthur Clerveau, MS
Innovation Manager, MedStar Inventor Services

Michael Gillam, MD, FACEP, FAAEM 
Senior Fellow, MedStar Institute for Innovation

Nicoleta Parau 
Business Manager
[email protected]

Ellie Hwang
Ellie Hwang, MHA
Project Manager,
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Rochelle Fraser
Rochelle Fraser
Digital Content Specialist,
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Allison Reschovsky
Allison Reschovsky, Esq.

Roxanna Vera Y Aragon
Roxanna Vera-y-Aragon
Executive Assistant
to Dr. Mark Smith,
MedStar Institute for Innovation
[email protected]

National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare


Raj Ratwani, PhD
Center Director and Scientific Director, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare
[email protected]

Rollin (Terry) Fairbanks, MD, MS, FACEP, CPPS
Founding Director, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare
Associate Director, MI2 
[email protected]

A. Zach Hettinger MD, MS
Medical Director and Director of Cognitive Informatics, National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare
[email protected]

Lawrence Wolpert, PhD
Director, Usability Services
[email protected]

Angela Thomas, MPH, MBA, DrPH
Executive Director, Health Services Research Administration, MHRI
[email protected]

Allan Fong, MS
Research Specialist
[email protected]

Natalie Abts, MS
Senior Program Manager, Usability Services
[email protected]

Katie Adams
Research Analyst
[email protected]

Erica Savage, MHA
Project Manager
[email protected]

Kathryn (Kate) Kellogg, MD, MPH
Associate Medical Director
Director, Human Factors Safety Integration
[email protected]

Amy Will
Program Manager
[email protected]

Daniel Hoffman
Sr. Research Assistant
[email protected]

Jessica Howe, MA
Research Specialist
[email protected]

Natalie (Nat) Benda, MS, PhD
Senior Research Fellow
[email protected]

AnnKatherine Hoobler
Executive Assistant
[email protected]

Rebecca Butler
Usability Specialist
[email protected]

Lucy Stein, MS, OTR/L, CAPS
Clinical Human Factors Specialist
[email protected]

Bidisha Roy
Research Assistant
Usability Services
[email protected]

Tracy Kim
Tracy Kim
Research Assistant
[email protected]

Ross Filice, MD
Ross Filice, MD
Clinical Informatics Scientist
[email protected]

Joseph Blumenthal
MI2 Clinical Informatics Developer
[email protected]

Rachel Wynn
Rachel Wynn, PhD
Post Doctoral Fellow
[email protected]

Deliya Wesley
Deliya Wesley, PhD
Health Equity Scientist
[email protected]

Kristen Miller
Kristen Miller, DrPH, CPPS
Senior Research Scientist
[email protected]

Robin Littlejohn, MS
Senior Human Factors Specialist
[email protected]

Valeria Ramirez
Administrative Assistant
[email protected]

Laura Schubel
Research Associate
[email protected]


MedStar Simulation Training & Education Lab

Bill Sheahan, MPA, EMT-P
Corporate Vice President, MedStar Health
Director, SiTEL
[email protected]

Daria Shumaker, CHSE, MS
Director, Clinical Education
[email protected]

Mary Calabrese, BSN, MSN
Senior Director, Learning Operations
[email protected]

John Yosaitis, MD
Medical Director
[email protected]

LaChelle Robinson
Business Manager
[email protected]

Polly Thompson
Senior Director, Special Projects
[email protected]

David T. Bauer, MS
Senior Director, Learning Technologies
[email protected]

James Cowgill
Creative Director
[email protected]

Kelly Haynie
Director, Simulation Operations

Erin Fierman
Director, Meetings

Stephen Hurst
Director, Business Strategy and Analytics

Mikki Ashin
Director, Continuing Professional Education

Alex Walker, PhD
Senior Director, Learning Research and Design

Lydia DeMarais
Director, Enterprise Training