Cyrus Engineer

Clinical Professor


Contact Information

Linthicum Hall, Room 235K



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

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


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

HCMN 305  Healthcare Admistration
HCMN 435  Health Information and Quality Management
HCMN 495 Healthcare Management Internship
HLTH 207 Healthcare in the US
IDHP 600 Transitions: Health Professionals in a Changing Environment