Kathleen Blake, MD, MPH
Vice President, Healthcare Quality
American Medical Association
Kathleen Blake, MD, MPH, is Vice President for Performance Improvement at the American Medical Association (AMA) and resides in Chicago, Illinois, and Santa Fe, New Mexico. She oversees the AMA’s clinical quality initiatives and the development and testing of electronic clinical quality measures. Dr. Blake also serves as the Executive Director of the Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement and has executive responsibility for the National Quality Registry Network. She is also Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She holds her medical degree from Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago and her MPH from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.