Dr. Mark McClelland has 40 years of experience in health care in a variety of clinical and administrative settings. He joined the Cleveland Clinic Office of Nursing Research and Innovation as a nurse scientist in 2013 and is a recently retired project manager for Cleveland Clinic International Operations. Prior to that, he was the quality director for a Cleveland Clinic project in the Middle East. His previous work includes emergency department quality improvement, education and research, hospital case management, home care and hospice. He received his BSN degree from Case Western Reserve University and his master's degree in nursing administration and health policy from the University of Washington. He completed his doctorate in nursing at George Washington University.