Kisha Ali, PhD, MS
Research Scientist
MedStar Health’s Institute for Quality and Safety
Columbia, MD
Kisha Ali, PhD, MS

Dr. Ali is a Research Scientist at the MedStar Institute for Quality and Safety. Dr. Ali helped to develop the TeamSTEPPS® for Improving Diagnosis Resource for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and has taught the TeamSTEPPS® Master Trainer course in the U.S. and internationally. She has technical expertise in study design methodology, mixed-methods evaluation, implementation science, content development, and training clinical teams. Her work is in patient safety and quality improvement, with a focus is on improving rural healthcare. Dr. Ali is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.