Healthcare Transparency & Patient Advocacy
Kentucky 42nd in the Nation For Healthcare
Nov 4, 2016 Four-Points Sheraton, Lexington, Kentucky
Said Abusalem, PhD, RN
Dr. Abusalem is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Louisville, and a nurse scientist at the University of Louisville Hospital. Dr. Abusalem received his PhD in Nursing from the University of Kentucky in 2006. He received a Fulbright scholarship for his master’s degree at Old Dominion University. Currently he is involved with several research projects to assess resident safety cultures and communication in nursing homes. His research interests include quality of care and patient safety in healthcare. Dr. Abusalem publishes articles about care errors, patient safety, and ways to evaluate quality of care based on health outcomes.