Quality & Safety

A3 Problem Solving for Clinical Leaders

7 am to 12 pm, September 19, 2017

This workshop is a two-part course.  

August/September 2019 Dates: Thursday, August 29th and Thursday, September 19th, 8am - 12pm.

October/November 2019 Dates: Tuesday, October 29th and Tuesday, November 26th, 8am - 12pm.

**Plan to attend both half-days, and to spend an additional half day between sessions working independently on your problem.


AAMC’s Certificate in Teaching Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

1 pm, January 11, 2018 to 5 pm, April 19, 2018

“Moving QI/PS-savvy clinicians from a Quality Improvement/Patient Safety educational idea to an effective educational intervention”

 *This is a 5-part workshop.*


Winter 2020 Dates: (workshop includes all 5 sessions)

  • Thursdays - Jan. 16, Jan. 30, Feb 20, March 5, and April 16 , 2020 

Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm

Location: (directions listed at bottom of page)

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.

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


Safer Benzodiazepine Management Symposium

1 pm, April 16, 2019

The Ambulatory Care Controlled Substance Quality Committee is excited to offer a symposium for physicians and health care professionals who prescribe controlled medications. The Safer Benzodiazepine Management Symposium will feature several Michigan Medicine Faculty presenters from the departments of Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Addiction Medicine, Neurology, Geriatric Psychiatry and Pharmacy. 

Participants will learn the following: 

GME Quality Improvement / Patient Safety (QI/PS) Faculty Facilitator Coaching Program

4 pm, August 02, 2019

The Quality Department's Coaching Program is for the GME QI Faculty Facilitator and is designed to allow more departments and divisions to take advantage of resources and tools available centrally through our Continuous Improvement division within Quality at Michigan Medicine.

By the end of the coaching program, faculty training leads will be: