quality and Patient Safety

The Quality and Patient Safety Committee is committed to promote and advocate a comprehensive patient safety program that serves our patients and CAS members, to establish initiatives that address specific areas, such as safe medication practices, simulation, anesthesia safety database, workplace human factors, education and research, and standards, and to advise the CAS Board of Directors regarding patient safety matters.

Quality and Patient Safety Chair(s)

Dr Conor Gerard Mc Donnell
Chair | Toronto, ON


  • Dr Lucie Filteau, Past Chair
  • Dr Gregory Dobson
  • Dr Kelly Mayson
  • Dr Mullein Thorleifson
  • Dr Jordan Tarshis
  • Dr Vanessa Sweet
  • Dr David Hakim
  • Dr Saroo Sharda
  • Dr Kathryn Sparrow
  • Dr Maha Said Al Mandhari
  • Dr Anita Chakravarti
  • Dr Claudia Paola Gomez
  • Dr Melissa Setiawan
  • Dr Niveditha Karuppiah
  • Dr Esther Shin Hyun Kang
  • Dr Dolores McKeen
  • Ms Debra Thomson
  • Ms Cristina Mita

Resources – quality and Patient Safety