Anthony Staines, Ph.D

Patient Safety Program Director of Fédération des hôpitaux vaudois, Switzerland

After an MBA (Master of Business Administration) at INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France) and an MPA (Master of Public Administration) at IDHEAP (Lausanne, Switzerland), Anthony Staines obtained a Ph.D. in Management at University of Lyon (France). He is the author of a doctoral dissertation on the impact of hospital quality improvement programs on clinical outcomes.

He currently runs a portfolio of Patient Safety improvement projects for the Federation of hospitals of Canton Vaud, in Switzerland, and advises a number of hospitals on Patient Safety strategies and projects. He lectures on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at IFROSS, University of Lyon, France. Together with Charles Vincent, he recently coauthored the Swiss National Report on Quality and Safety in Healthcare.