Janice A. Schriefer, M.B.A., Dr.P.H.

Janice A. Schriefer, M.B.A., Dr.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 276-4113

Professional Bio

Director, Quality Improvement, Golisano Children's Hospital at University of Rochester Medical Center

Tutor, Mastering Medical Information, University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry.

Chair, Infection Prevention Committee, Golisano Children's Hospital at University of Rochester Medcial Center

Consultant, EquiCenter, a center which provides equine assisted therapy to children with special health care needs, Dr.Schriefer assist with quality improvement projects and research proposals to improve funding opportunities

Quality Improvement Advisor, New York State Department of Health, Finger Lakes Obesity Prevention Collaborative

Coach, Unit Based Performance (UPP) for 41400, 41600, 41800, & 42800

Facilitator, Pediatric Sepsis Management Project

Patient Care Bio

As the Director of Quality Improvement for the Golisano Children's Hospital, Dr. Schriefer oversees and facilitates quality initiatives to improve processes of care and outcomes. The scope of the projects ranges from outpatient, inpatient and across all services, programs and centers related to Pediatrics. Dr. Schriefer is extensively involved with training our medical students, residents, fellows and attending providers in quality improvement methods with the ultimate goal of having providers recognize the importance and value of incorporating quality initiatives within their practices.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Distinguished Nursing Alumnus Award, Hartwick College 2014
University of Rochester Board Quality Award - Inpatient Asthma Care | University of Rochester | Rochester, New York 2013
Community Health Improvement Award for Asthma Education 2011
University of Rochester Board Quality Award - Central Line Infection Reduction | University of Rochester Medical Center | Rochester, New York 2010
Interactive Patient Care - Pediatric Clinician Get Connected Award | Get Well Network 2009
Pew Charitable Trust IOM Doctoral Fellowship in Health Policy 1996 - 2004


Dr. P.H. | Public Health | University of Michigan2004
MSN | Nursing | University of Vermont1994
MBA | Business or Commerce | University of Vermont1990
BSN | Nursing | Hartwick College1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Center for Advanced Pediatric Education, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 2006