Dr Peter Lachman Chief Executive Officer

Organisation: ISQua

Location: International

Fellowship(s):
  • Quality Improvement Fellowship
  • 2
Peter Lachman

About me

Peter is a Quality Improvement Fellow and Chief Executive Officer of ISQua.

Peter Lachman M.D. MPH. M.B.B.Ch., FRCPCH, FCP (SA), FRCPI assumed the position of ISQua Chief Executive Officer on 1 May 2016.

He has great experience as a clinician and leader in quality improvement and patient safety. Dr Lachman was a Health Foundation Quality Improvement Fellow at IHI in 2005-2006, and developed the quality improvement programme at Great Ormond Street Hospital where he was the Deputy Medical Director with the lead for Patient Safety.

Prior to joining ISQua, Peter was also a Consultant Paediatrician at the Royal Free Hospital in London specialising in the challenge of long term conditions for children.

Dr Lachman has been the National Clinical Lead for SAFE, a Heath Foundation funded RCPCH programme which aims to improve situation awareness in clinical teams. In Ireland he is Lead International Faculty at the RCPI in Dublin, where he co-directs the Leadership and Quality programme to develop clinical leaders in quality improvement.

He is co-founder and Chairperson of PIPSQC, the Paediatric International Patient Safety and Quality Community.  

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