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Samantha Pitts, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Dr. Samantha Pitts, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Core Faculty of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality. Dr. Pitts completed her internal medicine residency at the University of California San Francisco, where she focused on primary care and evidence-based medicine. She subsequently received her MPH in Epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley, and completed fellowship training in General Internal Medicine and Comparative Effectiveness Research at Johns Hopkins. Her research focuses on improving population health through the implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence-based interventions in ambulatory care, leveraging health information technology, and stakeholder engagement to improve systems of health care delivery and health outcomes. She serves as the Co-Director of the Armstrong Institute Patient Safety and Quality Leadership Academy, a nine-month program to train Johns Hopkins faculty and staff to lead patient safety and quality improvement initiatives.