Quality & Safety

A3 Problem Solving for Health Care Leaders

7 am to 12 pm, September 19, 2017

This workshop is a two-part course; the first will be on Thursday, February 15 and the second on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Both sessions will be from 8AM - 12PM in the Taubman Health Sciences Library. Plan to attend both half-days, and to spend an additional half day between sessions working independently on your problem.

When it comes to diagnosing and treating their patients, most clinicians are superb problem solvers. But can they apply this rigorous scientific thinking to all aspects of their work?

Smarter, Faster, Stronger, Longer: Sleep Optimization for Busy Medical Faculty

1 pm to 3 pm, December 11, 2017

This session will present the role of sleep and fatigue in cognitive and physical performance. We will delineate the sleep and circadian 'thieves' that impair our daily functioning and discuss easily implemented behaviors to enhance sleep, energy, and performance.

Facilitators: 
Jonathan Barkham, MD, Clinical Instructor of Internal Medicine and Neurology
Cathy Goldstein, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology

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