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Angela S. Mattie, JD, MPH is passionate about fostering commitment in the next generation of leaders to improve the healthcare system. She is a professor in the Schools of Business and Medicine at Quinnipiac University (QU). At QU, Prof. Mattie was the founding chair of the department of healthcare management & organizational leadership and is the co-coordinator of the medical school health management/leadership concentration. She also created a corporate compliance certificate program and received the International Compliance Award for contributions to the field of healthcare compliance. In 2019-2020, she was named Health & Aging Policy Fellow and served as a fellow in U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro’s office during her awarded sabbatical.

Prof. Mattie serves on several boards including until recently (2019-2021) Trinity Health of New England where she chaired the Board’s quality & safety committee and remains a member of the Board’s safety committee. She is also a member of St. Mary’s Hospital’s Quality Committee, Board Member of the CT Chapter of American College of Healthcare Executives and Regional Advisory Committee, and Project Access (affiliated with Yale-Hospital). She also serves on the AcademyHealth Policy Advisory Committee. Mattie is the 2012 recipient of the Distinguished Faculty/Advisor Award from CT ACHE and the 2013 Center of Excellence in Teaching Award from Quinnipiac University.

Prof. Mattie came to QU with twenty years of leadership experience in acute care, associations, and Anthem, Inc. She was Vice-President, Performance Improvement for a healthcare system and as a member of the executive team, she had oversight responsibilities for legal, quality/safety, governance, HR issues and corporate compliance.

In 2000-2001, Prof. Mattie was selected for the competitive Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowship. She served as a health policy fellow for the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee. During her Fellowship, she was on leave from Anthem, Inc. in the corporate office of medical policy where she was responsible for designing risk-reduction strategies, women’s health initiatives, and project implementation for uniform medical policy for the corporation.

Prof. Mattie was Assistant Vice-President, Quality Improvement Services with The Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) where she had responsibility for a clinical research program that received state and national recognition. She is frequently called upon by the media for views on healthcare issues and has several publications and presentations at national conferences.

Mattie received her master’s degree in public health, with distinction from Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) at the University of Connecticut School Of Law, and an undergraduate degree, summa cum laude from QU. She is admitted to the Connecticut bar.

She is the proud mother of a Quinnipiac University MSW student and still likes rock-n-roll music.

Selected Publications

Peer Reviewed Proceedings

"Bridging Clinical, Financial, and Operational Analytics: The Operationalization of Analytics and AI in Healthcare"

Parks, Rachida F; Williams, Clay; Mattie, Angela; and Thomas, Listy,

AMCIS 2023 TREOs. 55. https://aisel.aisnet.org/treos_amcis2023/55, Panama (2023)

Peer Reviewed Presentations

"A Festering Tension between Clinical and Operational Analytics: A Qualitative Healthcare Study"

Gnalian, John; Parks, Rachida F; Thomas, Listy; Mattie, Angela; and Dong, Zhuoqi Helen,

AMCIS 2023 TREOs. 54., Panama (2023)

“How Business Schools can Help Improve the Healthcare System.”

Mattie, A.

poetsandquants. Commentary. poetsandquants. March 23, 2023 (2023)

Peer Reviewed Journal

An examination of Leapfrog safety measures and Magnet designation.

Tai TWC, Mattie A, Miller SM, Yawson RM.

2023 Apr;42(3-4) Journal of Healthcare Risk Management 21-29 2023 Apr;42(3-4):21-29. doi: 10.1002/jhrm.21533. Epub 2023 Feb 27. PMID: 36843561. (2023)

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Criminally negligent or chilling effect on patient safety?

A. Mattie; T. Tai

American Public Health Association International Conference, Boston, MA (2022)

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Hospital price transparency: Compliance and evaluation

Tai, Teresa; Mattie, Angela

American Public Health Association Annual International Conference, Virtual & Denver, CO (2021)

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Development of Qunnipiac University’s Interdisciplinary Healthcare Policy Program: Educating Responsible Professionals on Healthcare Policy Development

Angela Mattie; Matt O'Connor

Eastern Academy of Management, Virtual (2021)

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Region, Size, and Teaching Status: Identifying hospital-level factors that impact surgery unit patient safety culture

Jennifer Hansen, MHS, MS3; Richard Feinn, PhD; Angela Mattie, JD, MPH

CT American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting – October 27, 2020, Virtual (2020)

"Things I Wish I Knew Before My Placement." Virtual Presentation (December 11, 2020); Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowship; Washington, DC

Angela Mattie


Is Solitary Confinement for Nursing Home Residents Worth the Risk of Infection?

Kusmal, N., Mattie, A., Lynn, J.

American Society on Aging: Aging Today September 2020 (2020)

“Bringing the Washington DC Healthcare Policy Experience to Quinnipiac University.”

Angela Mattie, Matt O'Connor with Melissa B Podcast


Sabbatical Report

Angela Mattie


Peer Reviewed Journal

Correlation between hospital rating agencies’ data: An analysis and recommendation

Samuel E. Sondheim, MD, Q1 MBA, Angela Mattie, JD (Esq), MPH, , Julie Vigil, MS, CHC, CHRC, Christina McCulloch, RN, BSN, MBA, Richard Fein, PhD

Journal of Healthcare Risk Management early on line 5/22/2020 (2020)

Peer Reviewed Journal


Stephanie Miller, Quinnipiac University Christopher Hodgdon, Quinnipiac University Angela Mattie, Quinnipiac University

Volume 26, Issue 3, 2020 Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies Volume 26, Issue 3, 2020 (2020)

Peer Reviewed Journal

Educating healthcare compliance professionals: Identification of competencies

Angela S. Mattie, Steven D. Charlier, Stephanie West & Jacob D. Runyan

95:6 Journal of Education for Business 367-374, https://doi.org/10.1080/08832323.2019.1664375 *Note: first online 9/2019; listed as forthcoming 2019, publisher’s citation (2020). (2020)

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