Who We Are

BC MQI brings together stakeholders in medical quality, to connect and collaborate on initiatives with a province-wide scope.
Dr Sean A Virani

Executive medical lead, BC MQI

Dr. Sean A. Virani
VP, Medical & Academic Affairs
Provincial Health Services Authority

Claire Brown

Operational lead, BC MQI

Claire Brown
Chief Medical Affairs Officer
Provincial Health Services Authority

Beverly Mitchell

Provincial director

Beverly Mitchell
Krish Ramanathan

Medical lead, MSPE

Medical Staff Practice Enhancement
Dr. Krish Ramanathan
Medical Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, St. Paul’s Hospital
Providence Health Care
Kathryn Fung

Medical lead, Practice enhancement panels

Medical Staff Practice Enhancement
Dr. Kathryn Fung
Psychiatrist, Vancouver Coastal Health
Program Director, UBC Undergraduate Psychiatry Education
UBC Clinical Associate Professor
Gerald M Legiehn

Medical lead, Radiology

Dr. Gerald M Legiehn
Clinical Associate Professor (Div. of Interventional Radiology) and Vice-chair of Quality
Vancouver General Hospital/UBC Hospital
Medical Quality and Safety Officer, Department of Radiology, University of British Columbia

Collaborative by design, our standing committees oversee a fluid arrangement of task groups that are formed as needed, to tackle specific initiatives in medical quality.

BC MQI org structure Learn more about the current Committees and groups.