Successes and challenges applying QI science in a pandemic
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Dr. Jerome Leis is an Infectious Diseases physician and Associate Professor in the University of Toronto with an academic focus on the prevention of healthcare-associated infection and antimicrobial resistance. He is the Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre where he has fostered a Quality Improvement research program that collaborates with other institutions on hand hygiene, prevention of outbreaks, and antimicrobial stewardship. Dr. Leis enjoys supervising graduate and certificate students in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, as well as fellowship training in Infection Prevention and Control.