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FAH Welcomes Claudia Salzberg as New Vice President, Quality

December 12, 2017 | Chip Kahn

Category: FAH News

The Federation of American Hospitals is pleased to announce the addition of Claudia Salzberg, Ph.D.,MSE, as Vice President, Quality. We are excited to have her join our team.

Dr. Salzberg brings a new dimension to the Federation with extensive experience in clinical quality and performance research. She clearly strengthens the team of experts we have already assembled.

She is an accomplished, dynamic researcher with a keen understanding of quality and performance measurement having worked positions at several prestigious academic medical centers.               

Among her areas of expertise are electronic health records and health information technology, patient-and-family-centered healthcare, and the emerging opportunities associated with managing “big data” to improve health outcomes and operational efficiency. 

Dr. Salzberg was most recently a Research Scientist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Prior to that she filled a variety of roles at organizations such as Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Partner’s Healthcare. Claudia also worked in the tech world with IBM.

Dr. Salzberg earned her Ph.D. in Health Policy and Management from Johns Hopkins, an MSE in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania, and a BS from Brown University.