This research aims to answer basic questions about what collaboration looks like today in a variety of healthcare settings, and the factors that impact it. What constitutes a team? How is teamwork organized and done? Why are or aren't people living up to the rhetoric of collaborative care delivery?
This project uses ethnography, interviews, and documentary analyses to investigate how the surgical safety checklist is perceived, experienced and practiced by healthcare workers in the operating room.
This project uses flash ethnography and interviews to understand team training in the US Military, and extract insights for other healthcare teams.
This research aims to refine and develop theoretical and methodological knowledge in the health sciences by building upon social scientific and historical approaches.