News & Events

This month, the Relational Coordination Collaborative (RCC) board met virtually for the first time since the transition of the collaborative from Brandeis University to the Institute for Excellence in Health and Social Systems at The University of New Hampshire (IEHSS).

The discussion included:

  • Reports from Board Chair, Kathy McDonald and Vice-Chair, John Paul Stephens

  • Report from IEHSS Executive Director Margie Godfrey and RCC Director, Lainie Loveless

  • Reports from Angela Aristidou, Chair of the Research Advisory Committee, Darren McLean, Chair of the Partnership Committee and Margie Godfrey, Chair of the Training and Certification Committee

  • Discussion of RCC 2021 programs and events, including the Annual Roundtable

Board alumni who sit on committees were also invited to join the meeting. Current RCC board members span the globe with members from Australia, Canada, Denmark, the UK and the USA.

RCC Board Members:

  • Kathryn McDonald, Board Chair, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Johns Hopkins University
  • John Paul Stephens, Board Vice-Chair, Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University
  • Angela Aristidou, Assistant Professor, University College London
  • Barbara Belk, Regional Director for Learning and Organizational Development, Kaiser Permanente Northwest
  • Rendelle Bolton, PhD Student in Health Policy, Brandeis University
  • Jody Hoffer Gittell, Founder, Relational Coordination, Professor, Brandeis University
  • Marjorie Godfrey, Executive Director, Institute for Excellence in Health and Social Systems (IEHSS), and Research Professor, University of New Hampshire, College of Health and Human Services
  • Carsten Hornstrup, Managing Director, Joint Action Analytics
  • Khwezi Mbolekwa, Principal Consultant, Collaborative Leadership Works
  • Darren McLean, Project Manager, Relational Coordination, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service
  • Inger-Marie Weigman, Work Advisor and Development Consultant, Team Working Life
  • Julius Jong Yang, Hospitalist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

To learn more about RCC’s transition to IEHSS click here.