Ward Flemons (until October 2017)

Ward is a medical advisor to the Health Quality Council of Alberta, former Board member of the Canadian Patient Safety Institute, a respirologist at the Foothills Medical Centre and a Professor of Medicine at the University of Calgary.  At the U of Calgary he is the Quality and Safety Education lead for the W21C and chairs two certificate courses on Patient Safety and Quality.  Ward lectures widely within the province and nationally on these issues.  He has led and participated in several large reviews both of Alberta’s and other province’s health systems.