Peter Pronovost is a critical care physician devising life-saving, clinical practices to improve patient safety in hospitals and spare countless lives from deadly consequences of human error.
MacArthur Fellowships offer the opportunity for Fellows to accelerate their current activities or
take their work in new directions. The unusual level of independence afforded to Fellows
underscores the spirit of freedom intrinsic to creative endeavors. The extraordinary creativity of
MacArthur Fellows knows neither boundaries nor the constraints of age, place, and endeavor.