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Kedar Mate, MD, is president and CEO at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), president of the IHI Lucian Leape Institute, and a member of the faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College. His scholarly work has focused on health system design, health care quality, strategies for achieving large-scale change, and approaches to improving value. Previously, Kedar worked at Partners In Health, the World Health Organization, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and served as IHI’s chief innovation and education officer. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and white papers and has received multiple honors, including serving as a Soros Fellow, Fulbright Specialist, and a Zetema Panelist. Kedar graduated from Brown University and Harvard Medical School. Kedar is a Fellow of the third class of the Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.