Albert Wu, Ph.D., MPH


Director, Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research
Director, Ph.D. Program in Health Services Research & Policy
Director, Certificate Program in Quality, Patient Safety & Outcomes Research
Professor, Bloomberg School of Public Health, John Hopkins University
Member, OneFlorida Scientific Advisory Committee

Albert Wu, MD, MPH., is a professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at John Hopkins University, with joint appointments in Medicine, Epidemiology, International Health, Surgery, and Business.. He was among the first to measure quality of life outcomes in people with HIV and helped develop the Outcomes Committee of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group of the NIH ACTG. Since 1988, he has studied the handling of medical errors. Wu was president of the International Society for Quality of Life Research, a member of the Institute of Medicine committee on Preventing Medication Errors, and Senior Adviser to the World Health Organization Patient Safety program in Geneva from 2007-2009. He has published 395 peer reviewed papers and maintains a clinical practice in general internal medicine.