Using Decision Science for Better Outcomes

September 10, 2017

Betsy Charles, DVM, MA, executive director of the Veterinary Leadership Institute, explains what "decision science" means to her.

The idea of "decision science" is that when you have more people contributing to make a decision, that decision is qualitatively better. Betsy Charles, DVM, MA, executive director of the Veterinary Leadership Institute, explains what "decision science" means to her.

Charles says the veterinary profession needs a diverse array of inputs in all decision-making processes — meaning different backgrounds, genders, cultures, ethnicities, etc.