Dr. Hajar has created the kind of collaborative, collegial environment where innovative ideas flourish. He’s improved patients’ lives. — Chris Palkowski, MD, Physician-in-Chief
"When you care for the fragile elderly, there are simple things you can do that make a big difference. The focused, back to basics approach toward elder care is what I really love about this program."
"The greatest reward was watching the mortality rate for sepsis fall as we got better at identifying patients quickly and treating them aggressively."
"What did I do the first decade of this new millennium? I raised my children and helped create the inpatient electronic medical record that we use at Kaiser Permanente. Both have been great sources of pride and happiness."
"When I think about all of the heart attacks and strokes, and of all the premature deaths we’ve prevented; the people we’ve really helped — there is no greater joy on earth."
Dr. Craig is a driving force in developing the concept of hospital-based specialists.
Dr. Wali leads with the integrity and passion of an outstanding caregiver.