Sherri L. Jones, MS, MBA, RDN, LDN, SSGB, CPHQ, FAND
Senior Improvement Specialist – UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Sherri Jones is a dietitian by training but has worked as a Senior Improvement Specialist at UPMC Shadyside in the Patient Safety and Innovation Department for ten years and in healthcare for over 30 years. In her role as an Improvement Specialist, she has led numerous quality improvement initiatives in a variety of departments throughout the hospital and ambulatory areas. Working in a Magnet designated hospital they’ve built a strong QI culture utilizing shared leadership and structural empowerment at various levels to encourage continual QI within the facility. Jones has formal training in quality improvement and received her Six Sigma Green Belt in 2016, in 2012 completed the Pittsburgh Regional Health Institute’s Perfecting Patient Care University, and obtained her CPHQ in 2020. She has given numerous presentations including national webinars, national podium presentations, as well as poster presentations. Jones completed both a Master’s degree in Professional Leadership, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Carlow University.