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Paul Frisch is a national expert on identifying the causes of and remediating adverse malpractice experience in individual physicians. Long involved in national patient safety efforts, he is a founding board member of the National Patient Safety Foundation and one of five state coordinators in Oregon for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's Five Million Lives Network. He previously served as the Oregon Medical Association's general counsel, a position he took on in 1985. In 2005, Paul published Adverse Events, Stress and Litigation: A Physician's Guide (Oxford University Press) with noted Chicago psychiatrist, researcher, and author Sara Charles.