Dana Edelson, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Edelson is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Quant. A graduate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, she completed her residency in internal medicine, a fellowship in hospital medicine and a masters degree in health studies at the University of Chicago before joining the faculty, where she currently serves as a hospitalist and the Executive Medical Director for Inpatient Quality and Safety. She is an internationally recognized expert in the treatment and prevention of in-hospital cardiac arrest, with a focus in harnessing big data analytics and new technology to identify subtle changes in clinical stability. Dr. Edelson was recently recognized as one of the top 110 Women in Medtech to Know by Becker's Hospital Review. Her research in cardiac arrest, clinical deterioration and sepsis has been published in high profile journals such as JAMA, Circulation, and the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Medicine and has been cited over 5000 times. She is the immediate past Chair of the American Heart Association's Emergency Cardiovascular Care Systems of Care Subcommittee and a member of the Centers for Disease Control Ward Sepsis Working Group and has served on the Editorial Boards of Resuscitation and the Journal of Hospital Medicine. A list of her peer-reviewed publications can be found here.