Adjunct Clinical Professor
2761 Industrial and Operations Engineering Building
1205 Beal Avenue Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2117
Professor Of Engineering Practice, Industrial & Operations Engineering
Healthcare Quality Improvement
Jim joined IOE after serving as the Chief Patient Safety Officer and the founding director of the National Center for Patient Safety at the VA Hospital system. He is an engineer, a medical doctor and an astronaut. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Medicine, the Department of Defense Health Board/Trauma and Injury Subcommittee, and the NASA Aerospace Safety Advisory Board. Jim is the founding director of the Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety.