Oak Park, Illinois

Executive Director, Clinical Performance Acceleration, The University of Chicago Medicine

Representing: Hospital/Health Systems
Term Ends July 2025

An epidemiologist by training, Heather Himelhoch, PhD, MPH is a health services researcher specifically focusing on the intersection of implementation and improvement sciences with the goal of improving patient-centered healthcare delivery in both traditional and non-traditional settings.

Currently serving as the Executive Director of Clinical Performance Acceleration at UChicago Medicine, Dr. Himelhoch is responsible for system-wide design, implementation, and evaluation of priority initiatives in an approach that both improves health outcomes and advances generalizable knowledge.

Conflicts of Interest

As of March 22, 2022:

  • Pragmatic Evaluation and Design Specialists, LLC, Owner
  • University of Chicago Medicine, Employer


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