• Quality Improvement

    Chairs

    Chair: Joaquin E. Cigarroa, MD, FSCAI  (May 2016 - May 2019)
    Co-chair: Kalon K. L. Ho, MD, MSc, FSCAI  (May 2014 - May 2017)
    Staff Liaison: Robert C. Bartel, MSc, FACEHP  (RBartel@scai.org)


    Mission

    To provide guidance and recommendations for development of the Society's policies and positions related to healthcare quality improvement initiatives (SCAI QIT), with emphasis on quality measures, public reporting of quality measures, pay-for-performance initiatives, interventional cardiology standards development, and radiation issues.


    Executive Council

    Member Term Start Term End
    Anita W. Asgar, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to Structural Heart Disease Committee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Lyndon C. Box, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to SCAI Advocacy Committee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Dmitriy N. Feldman, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to SCAI Publications Committee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Hitinder S. Gurm, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019
    Henry S. Jennings, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2018
    Sunil V. Rao, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to SCAI Education Committee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Mehdi Shishehbor, DO, FSCAI
    Liaison to SCAI Peripheral Vascular Disease Committee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Rajesh V. Swaminathan, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) / Interventional Career Development (ICD) Subcommittee
    May 2016 May 2019


    Voting Members

    Member Term Start Term End
    Craig Beavers, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, CACP
    Liaison to CArdiovascular Professional Committee
    May 2016 May 2019
    Mark W. Burket MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019
    Adnan K. Chhatriwala, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) / Interventional Career Development (ICD) Subcommittee
    May 2016 May 2019
    Kirk N. Garratt, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2018
    Joel Kupfer, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2018
    Kartik Mani, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2018
    Verghese Mathew, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019
    Suresh R. Mulukutla, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019
    Sridevi R. Pitta, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2018
    Jordan G. Safirstein, MD, FSCAI May 2015 May 2018
    Arnold H. Seto, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) / Interventional Career Development (ICD) Subcommittee
    May 2016 May 2019
    Binita Shah, MD, FSCAI
    Liaison to Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) / Interventional Career Development (ICD) Subcommittee
    May 2016 May 2018
    Alan J. Simons, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019
    Mladen I. Vidovich, MD, FSCAI May 2016 May 2019


    Want to Join?

    Send an e-mail to info@scai.org with the following information: your name and committee you wish to join.