Corinna Schaefer

Head of Patient Information Department German Agency for Quality in Medicine

Corinna heads up patient information at “Ärztliches Zentrum für Qualität in der Medizin (ÄZQ).” Established in 1995 by the German Medical Association and the National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians, ÄZQ coordinates health care quality programmes with a special focus on evidence-based medicine, medical guidelines, patient empowerment, patient safety programs, and quality management. At ÄZQ Corinna’s activities include development of patient versions of clinical practice guidelines and providing vetted patient information.