Susana Lorenzo, MD, PhD, MPH
Chief of the Quality and Patient Management Area, Hospital Universitario Fundacion Alcorcón
Dr. Lorenzo is a physician, who has been working inhealthcare management since 1995.
Training: PhD Medical School – Complutense University (1994), Master in Public Health Policy Administration – University of Michigan (1990). She has the EOQ accreditation in Quality Systems Manager in Healthcare (ES10QSMH-372). Healthcare Management Program IESE Business School (2012).
Research: Since 1995, principal investigator of competitive research projects financed by national and international agencies. My research activity has focused mainly on quality management and patient safety
Currently: she is the Chief of the Quality and Patient Management Area (Admission, Social Work,Patients’ Affairs, Patient Safety and Quality Manager) at Hospital Universitario Fundacion Alcorcón (Alcorcón, Madrid, Spain).She is professor at different Universities and Healthcare Schools, teaching healthcare & quality management, and patient safety.
Editor in Chief: Journal of Healthcare Quality Research (previously Revista de Calidad Asistencial).She has been Chief Executive Officer of the SpanishSociety for Quality in Health Care (2011-2015).
H index: 18 according to the Web of Science Thomson Reuters y Scopus
Nº of PhD dissertations directed: 5.
Total citation(excluding self-citations): 831 according to SCOPUSCitations 2015-2019: 340