Quality & Safety

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 2019 Dates: Jan. 10, 2019, Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 21 and Apr. 18, 2019 (workshop includes all 5 sessions)

Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm
Location: NCRC Building 300, Room 376 (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: