Program Faculty


Larry Chu, MD, MS
Associate Professor and Director,
Stanford AIM Lab, Stanford University

Kim Pardini-Kiely, RN, MS
Vice President for Safety & Risk
Strategic Ventures, Executive Lead,
Innovence Lab, The Risk Authority


Cassandra Bergero, MSN, RN, CSN, FNP
Director, Patient Safety and Infection Prevention & Control
Center for Quality & Clinical Effectiveness
Stanford Children’s Health

Leilani Schweitzer
Patient Liason, Stanford Health Care
Assistant Vice President, Communication & Resolution
The Risk Authority Stanford

Nick Dawson, MHA
Executive Director of Innovation, Sibley Memorial Hospital
Executive Board Member, Stanford Medicine X
President, Society for Participatory Medicine

Loren Risken, MD
Clinical Instructor, Stanford Anesthesia
Advisor, Stanford Medicine X

Simon Mawer, LLB, GCLP
Assistant Vice President of Risk Management,
Project Lead, Innovence Lab, The Risk Authority Stanford


Jeffrey F. Drvier, JD, ARM, DFASHRM, MBA
Chief Executive Officer, The Risk Authority Stanford
Chief Risk Officer, Stanford Health Care

Michael S. Wolf, PhD, MPH

Professor, Medicine and Learning Sciences
Founder and Director, Health Literacy & Learning Program (HeLP)
Associate Chair, Department of Medicine
Associate Division Chief, Research
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University


Rob Lister
Senior Partner & Co-Founder
Future Medical Systems

Lucie Richter, MA
Senior Partner
Future Medical Systems

Svava María Atladóttir, MS
Senior Partner
Future Medical Systems

Kara Harrington, BA, BS
Senior Partner
Future Medical Systems

Soren DeOrlo, BFA
Creative Director & Design Strategist
Resonance Partners

Tracy DeLuca, MS
Design Thinker. Design Writer.

David Fetherstonhaugh, PhD, MA
Designer & Behavioral Economist