Pat Baird is a Product Design Owner at Baxter Healthcare, with oversight responsibility to $400M+ in fielded product. His previous roles included software developer, function manager, program manager, and engineering department manager. He has published and presented on topics ranging from software development to change management to stakeholder management to risk management. He is currently the co-chair of the AAMI Infusion Pump Standards committee, chair of the Assurance Case Technical Information Report Working Group, a US representative to the IEC standards committee, and is one of the founders of the Infusion Systems Safety Council. He is pursuing a Masters in Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety at Northwestern University.