Thomas J. Papadimos, MD, MPH, FCCM, FAIM, is Professor of Anesthesiology and Director, Anesthesiology Clinical Research Fellowship at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Papadimos co-authored hundreds of high-impact publications and co-edited several books on patient safety, leadership, medical education, and ethics. He also serves on several prestigious editorial boards. His multiple leadership roles include active involvement in undergraduate, postgraduate, and graduate medical education, as well as the vice presidency of the American College of Academic International Medicine (ACAIM). He is among the top US leaders in immersive medical simulation. He is a member of the Ohio State University Center for Ethics and Human Values and was awarded the 2020–2021 Fulbright Scholarship.