Matthew Sherwood, M.D. is Medical Director of Global Patient Safety at Baxter Healthcare Corporation in Deerfield, Illinois.  Prior to joining Baxter in 2008, he practiced and taught Internal Medicine in Chicago’s near-north suburbs for nearly 10 years.  He believes that physicians should always continue to work for their patients, no matter where their career paths take them.  He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Illinois and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Evanston Hospital (part of Northwestern University).  When he’s not working or spending quality time with his family, he enjoys playing the guitar, golfing, paddle tennis, and scuba diving.