Meet the Hosts

Each month, hundreds of emergency department leaders depend upon Doctors Shari Welch and Kevin Klauer to provide them with an upbeat, fast-paced, ED leadership-focused educational experience.
Shari Welch, MD, FACHE
  • Authored or co-authored four books, over two dozen articles and writes a monthly column on ED operations for ACEP Now
  • Has spoken on behalf of ACEP, the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement on ED management
  • Has served as a technical expert on ED quality for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Canadian government
  • Has worked with universities and community hospitals to help them achieve measureable operational improvement as the founding partner of Quality Matters Consulting
Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD
  • Chief Medical Officer of Hospital Based Services for TeamHealth
  • Responsible for the quality of care and service excellence provided by physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners for over 15 million emergency department visits
  • Has co-authored three books and numerous articles on all aspects of ED operation. Serves as the Editor-in-Chief of ACEP's publication, ACEP Now
  • Is an award-winning, highly sought speaker at national conferences on all topics related to ED staffing, operations, compliance, legal and regulatory aspects of emergency medicine