Bonnie Sakallaris PhD, RN

Vice President for Optimal Healing Environments, Samueli

Bonnie has extensive experience in hospital administration, nursing education and clinical consulting. For the past five years she has combined her expertise in healthcare administration, nursing leadership, quality and safety to assist organizations to achieve transformational changes required to create systems and environments that promote healing. Dr. Sakallaris has published extensively and presented nationally and internationally on Optimal Healing Environments, healing relationships and healing organizations. She received undergraduate degrees from Northeastern University and Boston University and holds a graduate degree in nursing from the Catholic University of America and her PhD from George Mason University.