Developing Standardized Intraoperative Process Models to Enhance Surgical Safety

Funded by NIH/ NHLBI R01HL126896-01A1, in this project we will develop and analyze innovative surgical process models to facilitate standardization of critical procedural steps in cardiac surgery and develop ‘smart checklists’ as a cognitive aid for surgical teams to manage OR crises.

Key collaborators:

Marco Zenati, MD (Harvard Medical School, VA Boston Health System)

Roger Dias, MD, MBA, PhD (Harvard Medical Schhol, STRATUS Center, BWH)