Department of Interprofessional health studies



Cyrus Engineer

Assistant Professor

Office:   Linthicum Hall, Room 115C
Phone:   410-704-4845
Fax:   410-704-4965


  • DrPH, The Johns Hopkins University,2007
  • MHS., The Johns Hopkins University,2003
  • PGDQM, Worldwide Quality Council, 2001
  • MHA, Tata Institute of Social Sciences,1996
  • BSc, St Xavier's College, India, 1990

Selected Publications

  • Jeong, JH, Pham C, Kim M, Engineer, C, Pronovost P. Major cultural-compatibility comples: considerations on cross-cultural dissemination of patient safety programmes, MBMJ Quality and Safety Online, February 2012, 1-4
  • Storr J A, Engineer C, Allan Vivienne. Save Lives:  Clean Your Hands:  a WHO Patient Safety Intiative for 2009. World Hospital and Health Services; Journal of the International Hospital Federation 2009; 45(1):23-5
  • Pittet D, Bagheri Nejad S, Chraiti MN, Engineer C, Leotsakos A, Richet H, Sax H, Storr J, Allegranzi B. Prevention des infections liees aux soins:  premier defi mondial pour la securite des patients de l'Organisation mondiale de la Sante.  HygieneS 2008; 16:121-12

Research Interests

  • Exploring characteristics of high performing organizations in health care
  • Role of quality, patient safety and patient-centered care
  • Assessing the role of standards and accreditation in improving health service delivery and patient outcomes

Personal Interests

  • Music
  • Travel
  • Swimming
  • Hiking







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