Megan Salwei

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Megan Salwei
Engineering Centers Building
Room 3139
1550 Engineering Drive
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
msalwei@wisc.edu

Program Affiliations
Center for Quality and Productivity Improvement
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Education
PhD Student, Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Fields of Interest
Human Factors and Ergonomics
Healthcare Systems and Patient Safety
Macroergonomics
Sociotechnical Systems
Technology Design, in particular health information technology

Awards Fellowships

– 2nd Place Poster, Grainger Institute for Engineering Board Meeting, 2019
– 1st Place Poster, Grainger Institute for Engineering Board Meeting, 2018
– Graduate Student Travel Grant, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2018
– Lakselaget Foundation Opportunity Grant, Lakselaget, 2018
– Industrial Graduate Support Endowment, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2017
– Chancellor’s Opportunity Award, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2017
– “Best Presentation and Discussion” – 6th Annual ISyE Research Symposium, 2017
– Jeanne & Thomas Snodgrass Scholarship, Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2014
– Frank & Marilyn Roberts Scholarship, Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2014

Professional Activities

– Fiscal Director, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society UW-Madison Student Chapter, 2018-Present

Publications

Carayon, P., Hoonakker, P., Hundt, A.S., Salwei, M.E., Wiegmann, D., Brown, R., Kleinschmidt, P., Novak, C., Pulia, M., Wang, Y., Wirkus, E., Patterson, B. (2019). Application of Human Factors to Improve Usability of Clinical Decision Support for Diagnostic Decision-Making: Results of a Scenario-Based Simulation Study. To be published in BMJ Quality and Safety.

Salwei, M.E., Carayon, P., Hoonakker, P., Hundt, A.S., Novak, C., Wang, Y., Wiegmann, D., Patterson, B. (2019). Assessing Workflow of Emergency Physicians in the Use of Clinical Decision Support. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 63rd Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA; pp. 772-776.

Salwei, M.E., Carayon, P., Hundt, A.S., Hoonakker, P., Agrawal, V., Kleinschmidt, P., Stamm, J., Wiegmann, D., Patterson, B. (2019). Role Network Measures to Assess Healthcare Team Adaptation to Complex Situations: The Case of Venous Thromboembolism ProphylaxisErgonomics62(7): 864-879DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2019.1603402

Hoonakker, P.L.T., Carayon, P., Salwei, M.E., Hundt, A.S., Wiegmann, D., Kleinschmidt, P., Pulia, M., Wang, Y., Novak, C., Patterson, B.W. (2019). The Design of PE Dx, a CDS to Support Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis in the ED. Context Sensitive Health Informatics: Sustainability in Dynamic Ecosystems, 265, 134.

Carayon, P., Wooldridge, A., Hose, B.-Z, Salwei, M. and Benneyan, J. “Challenges and opportunities for improving patient safety through human factors and systems engineering” 2018, Health Affairs, 37(11): 1862-1869. PMCID: PMC6509351

Salwei, M.E., Carayon, P., Hundt, A., Kleinschmidt, P., Hoonakker, P., Patterson, B., Wiegmann, D. (2018). Using Social Network Analysis to Understand Team Adaptation to Complexity in the VTE Prophylaxis Process. Grainger Institute for Engineering Advisory Board Meeting, October 18, Madison, WI. Poster was awarded 1st place in the advisory board poster contest.

Salwei, M.E. (2018). Research seminar on Understanding Team Adaptation to Complex Situations: Application of Social Network Analysis to the VTE Prophylaxis Process. The University of Oslo, Institute of Health and Society, June 8, Oslo, Norway

Salwei M.E., Carayon, P., Hundt, A.S., Kleinschmidt, P., Hoonakker, P.L.T., Patterson, B.W., Wiegmann, D.  (2018). Team Adaptation to Complex Clinical Situations: The Case of VTE Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Patients. In: Bagnara S., Tartaglia R., Albolino S., Alexander T., Fujita Y. (eds) Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA 2018), pp. 248-254. IEA 2018, Florence, Italy, August 26-30, 2018. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 818. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-96098-2_32

Salwei, M.E., Hoonakker, P., Hundt, A.S., Kleinschmidt, P., Novak, C., Patterson, B., Pulia, M., Wang, Y., Wiegmann, D., Wirkus, E., Carayon, P. (2018). Using a Human Factors Approach to Design a Pulmonary Embolism Computer Decision Support Tool for the Emergency Department. National Academy of Engineering Symposium, May 3, Madison, WI.

Salwei, M., Hoonakker, P.L.T., Hundt, A.S., Kleinschmidt, P., Novak, C., Patterson, B., Pulia, M., Wang, Y., Wiegmann, D., Wirkus, E., and Carayon, P. (2018). Using a Human Factors Approach to Design a Pulmonary Embolism Computer Decision Support Tool for the Emergency Department. Poster presented at the 26th Annual Wisconsin Emergency Medicine Research Forum, March 15, 2018, Madison, WI.

Salwei, M.E., Kleinschmidt, P., Hundt, A.S., Hoonakker, P., Patterson, B., Carayon, P. (2018). EHR-Supported Activities for VTE Prophylaxis: A Case Study. Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Symposium, April 7, Madison, WI.

Salwei, M.E., Kleinschmidt, P., Hundt, A.S., Hoonakker, P., Patterson, B., Carayon, P. (2018). EHR-Supported Activities for VTE Prophylaxis: A Case Study. Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare Symposium, March 26-28, Boston, MA.

Salwei, M.E., Hoonakker, P., Hundt, A.S., Kleinschmidt, P., Novak, C., Patterson, B., Pulia, M., Wang, Y., Wiegmann, D., Wirkus, E., Carayon, P. (2018). Using a Human Factors Approach to Design a Pulmonary Embolism Computer Decision Support Tool for the Emergency Department. Wisconsin Emergency Medicine Research Forum, March 15, Madison, WI.

Salwei, M.E., Carayon, P., Hundt, A.S., Hoonakker, P., Wirkus, E., Agrawal, V., Stamm, J. (2017). Role Network Analysis of Critical Care Medicine Teams. UW-Health Quality Improvement Symposium, May 2017, Madison, WI.

Salwei, M.E., Carayon, P., Hundt, A.S., Hoonakker, P., Wirkus, E., Agrawal, V., Stamm, J. (2017). Role Network Analysis of Critical Care Medicine Teams. Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Symposium, April 2017, Madison, WI.