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Patrick J. Brennan, MD

Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Staff, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Member, Board of Trustees, Wissahickon Hospice, University of Pennsylvania
Affiliate Member, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Chair, Risk/Quality/Safety Subcommittee of UPHS Professional Liability Oversight Committee, UPHS
Member, Board of Trustees, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Medicine

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Suite 5A
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156150668
Fax: 2156627625
B.S. (Biology)
Allentown College, 1976.
Temple University, 1982.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Temple Hospital, Philadelphia, 1982-1983.
Resident in Medicine, Temple Hospital, Philadelphia, 1983-1985.
Chief Medical Resident, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1985-1986.
Clinical Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1986-1987.
Research Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1987-1988.
University of Pennsylvania Center of Surgical Excellence Advanced Executive Management Program, University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2003.
Physician Leadership for Academic Health Centers, Harvard School of Public Health, 2003-2003.
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1983.
American Board of Internal Medicine #104790, 1985.
Infectious Diseases - Board Certified #104790, 1990.
Infectious Diseases - Board Certified #104790, 2010.
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Selected Publications

Jayakumar KL, Lavenberg JA, Mitchell MD, Doshi JA, Leas B, Goldmann DR, Williams K, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA: Evidence Synthesis Activities of a Hospital Evidence-based Practice Center and Impact on Hospital Decision Making. J Hospital Med Page: 185-92, March 2016.

Patel N, Brennan PJ, Metlay J, Bellini L, Shannon R, Myers J: Building the Pipeline: The Creation of a Residency Training Pathway for Future Physician Leaders in Healthcare Quality Academic Medicine. Association of American Medical Colleges, 90(2): 185-90, Feb 2015.

White C, Groenewold JJ, Lofgren RP, Meurer SJ, Johnson S, Rogers M, Campbell C, Barbour H, Brazile D, Ondrasik J, Tesmer A, DeBehnke D, Kulkarni OP, van der Geest K, Hart K, Hubenette A, Mass S, Samuels B, Murray J, Carr L, Smith J, Sweeney B, Johnston ML, Angeles PD, Meaney N, Best A, Adams-Campbell H, Hepburn-Smith M, Swarthout MD, Efird L, Nesbit TW, Cawley PJ, Sachs BL, Rees CE, Berman B, Halperin J, Amalfitano C, Anghel S, Luka N, Maund C, Postighone R, Ruggiero C, Belisle C, Stashek C, Dellit TH, Schreuder AB, Leverentz DM, Simon M, Mohan H, Graff AE, Radford MJ, Rivera ML, Bennan J, Hoiting T, Hayes BD, Feemster AA, Benedetti TJ, Walker S, Truwit JD, Enfield KB, Li J, William BJ, Grover-Patrick T, Kay NK, Young JS, Adrian B, Ringel SP, Cole B, Scanlon K, Schwarz R, Pontieri-Lewis V, Ryan J, Martinson W, Eckel SF, Granko RP, Savage S, Crisp B, Smith E, Daniels R, Brennan PJ, Rich V, Doyle J, May L, Wagner M, Collins B, Lewin G, Ambookan M, Vertichio R, Joseph A, Jackson GF, Maher M, Sabel A, Valdez C, Brown B, Moldenhauer K, Chou J, MacKenzie TD, Lovett PB, Davis-Moon L, Mathew RG, Randolph FT: Re:imagine: a report on the UHC Annual Conference 2012. American journal of medical quality 28(1 Suppl): 3S-28S, Mar-Apr 2013.

Barbieri J, Fuchs B, Cutilli C, Umscheid CA Koshy S, Sullivan P, Brennan PJ, Kelz R: The mortality review committee: a novel and scalable approach to reducing inpatient mortality. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 39(9): 387-395, 2013.

Umscheid C, Mitchell M, Doshi J, Agarwal R, Williams K, Brennan P: Estimating the Proportion of Healthcare-Associated Infections that are Reasonably Preventable and the Related Mortality and Costs. Inf Contr Hosp Epidem 32(2): 101-14, February 2011.

Umscheid CA, Williams K, Brennan PJ: Hospital-Based Comparative Effectiveness Centers: Translating Research into Practice to Improve the Quality, Safety and Value of Patient Care Journal of General Internal Medicine 25(12): 1352-55, December 2010.

Mitchell M, Williams K, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA: Integrating local data into hospital-based healthcare technology assessment: two cases studies. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 26(3): 294-300, Jul 2010.

Umscheid CA, Agarwal RK, Brennan PJ, Healthcare Practices Advisory Committee: Updating the guideline development methodology of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee. Am J Infect Control 38(4): 264-73, May 2010.

Singh N, Brennan P, Bell M: Primum Non Nocere. Inf Contr Hosp Epidem 29, October 2008 Notes: Suppl 1.

Atreja A, Gordon S, Pollock D, Olmstead R, Brennan P: HICPAC: Opportunities and Challenges in Utilizing Electronic Health Records for Infection Surveillance, Prevention and Control. Am J Infect Control 36(3): 537-46, 2008 Notes: Suppl No 1.

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