Co-director of UC Davis CTSC Healthcare Delivery Science and Scholar Alumni Receives Award

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Ulfat Shaikh, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.

Ulfat Shaikh, medical director of health care quality and professor of pediatrics at UC Davis Health, has been elected chairperson of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Council on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (COQIPS).

In this role, Shaikh supports the mission and vision of the council by ensuring that current priorities are moving forward, representing COQIPS in leadership meetings, guiding the development of new activities, supporting the work of the council’s five subcommittees, and collaborating with AAP staff on the overall operations of the council.