Technical Experts

Allen FremontAllen Fremont, MD
Physician Policy Researcher; Director, RAND Q-DART Project

Bob Kaplan
Robert Kaplan, PhD
Founding Co-Principle Investigator, Right Care Initiative; Associate Director for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research; National Institutes of Health; Chief Science Officer, Agency for Healthcare Research & Qualityneal_kohatsu Neal Kohatsu, MD, MPH
Former Chief Medical Officer, Medi-Cal

Arnold Milstein, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine,
Stanford Clinical Excellence Research Center, Stanford  University

John ØvretveitJohn Øvretveit
Director of Research and Professor of health care improvement implementation and evaluation, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Carol Peden Carol Peden, MBChB, MD, MPH
UBP Co-Chair, Right Care Initiative;
Executive Director, USC Center for Health System Innovation, Keck School of Medicine, USCJerry PensoJerry Penso, MD, MBA
University Best Practices Co-Founder;
Chief Medical and Quality Officer, American Medical Group Association

Hector RodriguezHector Rodriguez, PhD, MPH
Henry J. Kaiser Endowed Chair in Organized Health Systems; Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management Chair, PhD Program in Health Policy; Co-Director, Center for Healthcare Organizational and Innovation Research (CHOIR)


Stephen M. Shortell, PhD, MBA, MPH
Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management; Director, Center for Heatlhcare Organizational and Innovation Research (CHOIR); Dean Emeritus, School of Public Health; Professor of Organization Behavior, Haas School of Business, UC BerkeleyKarol E. Watson
Karol E. Watson, MD, PhD, FNLA, FACC
UBP Co-Chair, Right Care Initiative; Co-Director, UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology; Director, UCLA Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Health Program; Professor of Medicine Division of Cardiology, Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Last Updated: 4.1.18