ISQua AWARDS

Acknowledging Exceptional
Achievements in Health
Care Quality
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ISQua Life Membership Award

Our Life Membership Award is bestowed on individuals for their exceptional service to ISQua and their achievements in the field of quality improvement.

 

NameCountry
Brian Johnston Australia
Bruce Barraclough Australia
Chris Brook Australia
John Best Australia
Lee Tregloan Australia
Phil Hassen Canada
Elma Heidemann Canada
Triona Fortune Ireland
Austin Leahy Ireland
Roisin Boland Ireland
Evert Reerink Netherlands
Rosa Sunol Spain
Ferdinand Siem Tjam Switzerland
Tracey Cooper UK
Charles D Shaw UK
David Bates USA
Heather Palmer USA
John Helfrick USA
William Jessee USA
Sheila Leatherman USA
Hannu Vuori Vietnam

Distinguished Service Awards

Our Distinguished Services Award is bestowed on individuals for their contribution to the the achievement of ISQua's mission.

 

NameCountryYear of Award
Barbara Donaldson New Zealand 2008
Chris Brook Australia 2009
Thomas Perneger Swizterland 2009
Helene Beaard Netherlands 2013
Bruce Barraclough Australia 2016

Presidential Citation

Presented in recognition of valuable and dedicated contributions to ISQua. 

NameCountryYear of Award
Duncan Inverarity Ireland 2016

The Reizenstein Award

The Reizenstein Award recognises the work of the authors who submit papers to The International Journal for Quality in Health Care and is presented annually to the authors of the best paper. The award is named after Peter Reizenstein, ISQua's first president and the founding editor of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care.

Paper TitleAuthorsPublished Year
The effect of peer review on mortality rates W. Krahwinkel, E. Schuler, M. Liebetrau, A. Meier-Hellmann, J. Zacher, R. Kuhlen, for HELIOS Medical Board and HELIOS Working Group on Peer Reviewing 2016
Compliance with hospital accreditation and patient mortality: a Danish nationwide population‐based study Anne Mette Falstie-Jensen, Heidi Larsson, Erik Hollnagel, Mette Nørgaard, Marie Louise Overgaard Svendsen, Søren Paaske Johnsen 2015
Is quality improvement sustainable? Findings of the American college of cardiology's guidelines applied in practice Adesuwa B. Olomu, Manfred Stommel, Margaret M. Holmes-Rovner, Andrew R. Prieto, William D. Corser, Venu Gourineni, Kim A. Eagle 2014
Associations of patient safety outcomes with models of nursing care organization at unit level in hospitals Carl-Ardy Dubois, Danielle D'amour, Eric Tchouaket, Sean Clarke, Michèle Rivard, Régis Blais 2013

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