Director of Innovation in Surgical Education, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Jamie M. Robertson, PhD, MPH is an Instructor in Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Direction of Innovation in Surgical Innovation in the Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She leads efforts within the surgery department to develop curricula and assessments to support medical students, residents, fellows and faculty. Nationally, she is an Associate Editor for the Healthcare Simulation Dictionary and leads efforts to support the development of simulation around the world. She is one of the first fifty individuals to earn the designation of Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator-Advanced. Dr. Robertson’s funded research involves studying teamwork and communication between members of medical teams in both terrestrial and deep space environments. Dr. Robertson completed her undergraduate education at Seattle University before earning her MPH in Behavioral and Community Health Sciences and PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.