Timothy I. Morgenthaler, MD

Chief Patient Safety Officer, Mayo Clinic

Dr. Morgenthaler is the Chief Patient Safety Officer for the Mayo Clinic, serves as the Co-Director of the Center for Sleep Medicine at Mayo Clinic, and is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine. He is a past President of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and is the chair of the Epidemiology and Surveillance Task Force of the National Healthy Sleep Awareness Program—a joint project of the CDC, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and the Sleep Research Society. Dr. Morgenthaler has been at Mayo Clinic since 2000. He received his Bachelor’s of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and his MD from Dartmouth Medical School. He currently serves as a Director of the Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety and for Mercy Health.