Jesse M. Pines, MD, MBA, MSCE

Jesse M. Pines, MD, MBA, MSCE

Director, Center for Health Care Quality and Associate Professor Emergency Medicine and Health Policy

Jesse Pines is the Director of the Center for Health Care Quality, and an Associate Professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Health Policy at George Washington University. He is also a practicing, board-certified emergency physician and joined the Department in January 2010. He has received competitive grant funding from several organizations including the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the American Geriatrics Society, the Emergency Medicine Foundation, the Institute on Aging at Penn, the University Research Foundation, and the Thomas McCabe Fund. Dr. Pines also has been the recipient of several awards including the 2009 Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Best Young Investigator Award and the 2010 American Academy of Emergency Medicine Young Educator Award. He is author on over 100 peer-reviewed publications, two books, and frequently contributes to the online magazines and, and Emergency Physicians Monthly.


Bachelor of Arts, Biological Basis of Behavior, University of Pennsylvania, 1995
Medical Doctor, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 2001
Master of Business Administration, Georgetown University McDonough School of Business, 2001
Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2007


Dr. Pines' interests include emergency department crowding, hospital quality, and diagnostic testing.


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