Karen Ting Hie Hee is currently the Director of Nursing Practice, Quality and Safety of Jiahui International Hospital in Shanghai, China. Prior to this appointment, she served as an Assistant Director, Quality and Safety at King Abdulaziz Medical City, Jeddah for 12 years.
Karen has over 30 years of clinical, administrative and teaching experience ranging from pediatric, labor and delivery, neonatal and oncology nursing to nursing administration and hospital wide performance improvement. Of these, 22 years were of international experience with world-class hospitals. Her professional interests focus on clinical practice and patient safety.
Karen held leadership roles for the past 15 years in applying quality concepts and business strategies, primarily in the areas of accreditation and patient safety. She has conducted many courses on quality improvement, patient safety, clinical risk management, medication safety, and accreditation for nurses, medical trainees and other healthcare professionals.