Shawn Tupy is certified through the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) as a medical technologist with a B.S. (1996) from Mount Mercy College in Iowa, an M.B.A. (2004) from St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas and certification as a medical practice executive (CMPE). Ms. Tupy has worked in various frontline and leadership roles across several healthcare settings including laboratories, hospitals and physician office clinics. In 2012, she joined the Texas Department of State Health Services and is currently serving as the Healthcare Safety Manager overseeing reporting requirements for health care-associated infections, antibiotic stewardship/antimicrobial resistance and preventable adverse events. Her team also responds to outbreaks occurring in all types of healthcare facilities providing infection control consultation and guidance.
Healthcare Safety Group Manager, Texas Department of State Health Services