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Shauna R. Roberts, M.D., C.P.E.

Corporate Quality Medical Director

Shauna Roberts, M.D., C.P.E, is the TMC corporate medical director for quality and director, clinical outcomes at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Department of Medicine.

Previously, Dr. Roberts was medical director of the Genesis Heart Institute at the Genesis Medical Center in Davenport, Iowa. 

Dr. Roberts also served as a clinical associate at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, a world leader in cardiac care and its approaches to treatment of heart failure and end-stage lung disease.  She served as clinical faculty at Kansas University Medical Center, and co-director of cardiac surgery services at Heartland Health Systems in St. Joseph, Mo.  There she co-led the start-up of an open-heart program and was the Medical Director of Heart-link, a cardiac program regional development project.

Dr. Roberts has served on the American Hospital Association workgroup on readmission issues, Workforce on Internet Applications and Communications for the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the Board of Directors for Women in Thoracic Surgery, the Education Committee of the Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education, and is a Senior Examiner on the National Board of Baldrige Examiners.

Dr. Roberts received her medical degree in 1984 from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.  She completed a residency in general surgery in 1989 at St. Luke's Hospital, in Kansas City, Mo., and a residency in thoracic surgery in 1991 at University of Tennessee in Memphis.  She is board certified in surgery, thoracic surgery, and surgical critical care, and is a certified physician executive.



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