Healthcare Faculty and Advisors

PROFESSORS:

  • Bohdan W. Oppenheim, Ph.D., Professor of Systems Engineering and Healthcare Systems Engineering, Associate Director for Healthcare Systems Engineering
  • Frederick S. Brown, Ph.D., Clinical Professor Emeritus and Director (ret.) of Systems Engineering

ADJUNCT PROFESSORS:

  • Steven Badelt, Ph.D., Suttons Creek, Inc., President
  • Kevin M. Baldwin, MPH, PMP, CPHIMS, UCLA Health, Informatics Portfolio Manager
  • Joseph M. Duhig, MBA, Mentor for Kaiser Permanente‚Äôs Clinical and Operational Improvement.  
  • F. Ronald Feinstein, D.M.D., M.D., F.A.C.S  Clinical Professor of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC  Assistant Area Medical Director Surgical Services Emeritus KP-WLA   Regional Chief of Plastic Surgery Emeritus Southern California Permanente Medical Group
  • Howard Fullman, M.D., FACP, FACG, FAGA, Medical Director and Chief of Staff of Kaiser Permanente, West Los Angeles.
  • Elham Ghashghai, Ph.D., MTS Aerospace Corporation
  • Ali X. Ghobadi, M.D., Chief of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Orange County
  • Hugh McManus, Ph.D., Northeastern
  • John Poladian

HSE PROGRAM ADVISORS:

  • Erik P. Dutson, MD, FACS, Clinical Professor of Surgery; Chief, UCLA Section of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery; Surgical Director, COMET, Executive Director, CASIT, http://bariatrics.ucla.edu
  • Jamie Gearon, Chief, Process Improvement Office, VA GLA Healthcare System
  • Michael Kanter, M.D., CPPS, Professor and Chair of Clinical Science; Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine
  • Gail Lindsay, Chief Quality Officer for Southern California, Providence St. Joseph Health, Irvine, Ca
  • Mitesh B. Rao, MD, MHS, Stanford Health Care
  • Jeffrey Weisz, M.D., Sullivan, Cotter and Assoc., Inc. formerly Executive Medical Director and Chairman of the Board for Kaiser Permanente

PROGRAM DIRECTOR:

  • Bohdan W. Oppenheim, Ph.D., Healthcare Systems Engineering Assoc. Director
    338.2825 | boppenheim@lmu.edu