BC Patient Safety & Quality Council

Danielle Simpson

Leader, Innovation & Engagement

Email: dsimpson@bcpsqc.ca
Office: 604-668-8246
Vancouver, BC

Danielle is on maternity leave! Please contact Kathryn Proudfoot.

Danielle joined the Council in 2016 as Leader, Innovation and Engagement supporting work related to teamwork, communication and culture change. Prior to joining the Council, she worked at Vancouver Coastal Health as the Evaluation Lead for Primary Health Care.

Danielle is passionate about improving the health of communities, and using data to do it. Whether it be creating change in Home Health, Primary Care or School Health, she loves to help find solutions to make our communities a better place to live. She has worked as an evaluator for many years and is especially passionate about using data visualization to effectively communicate data and evaluation results.

Danielle holds a master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Minnesota and two bachelor’s degrees from Queen’s University. She is a graduate of BCPSQC’s Quality Academy and has training in facilitation, engagement, evaluation, and conflict management. When she isn’t working, you can find her hiking a mountain, doing yoga, or chasing her toddler around.