2020 MI Summit logo - Smaller Final

The 5th Annual Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety will take place on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at the Somerset Inn, Troy, Michigan.

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The schedule of events below contains the agenda for the day. Please click here to access speaker biographies. 

Schedule of Events

7:00 – 8:00 am Registration, Sign-In, Poster Check-In
7:30 - 8:00 am Judges Orientation

Morning Sessions

8:00 – 9:30 am

Poster Presentation Competition with Judges and Other Guests
9:30 – 9:55 am Morning Break – POSTERS MUST BE REMOVED AT THIS TIME

Please Visit Vendor Displays

9:55 – 10:00 am Welcome
10:00 – 10:45 am Slide Presentation Competition - Top Resident Projects
10:45 - 11:45 am Collaborative Quality Initiatives
Panel Presentation and Discussion

Lakshmi Swaminathan, MD
GME Director for Patient Safety and Quality, Beaumont Health

Faris Ahmad, MD
Medical Director, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Collaborative Quality Initiatives

Scott Flanders, MD
Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
Program Director, Hospital Medicine Saftey (HMS) CQI

David Markel, MD
Medical Director for Orthopedic Surgery, St. John Providence Hospital
Physician Champion, Michigan Arthoplasty Registry CQI (MARCQI)

Michael Englesbe, MD, FACS 
Professor of Surgery, University of Michigan Section of Transplantation Surgery
Program Director, Michigan Surgical Quality Collaborative (MSQC)

 Networking Lunch

Afternoon Sessions

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Keynote Presentation

Developing and Sustaining a Team-Based
Quality Improvement Program

Kevin O'Leary, MD, MPH, Executive Medical Director, Academy for Quality and Safety Improvement (AQSI), Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine, Associate Chair for Quality, Department of Medicine, and Medical Director for Quality, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Abra Fant, MD, MS, Central Co-Medical Director, Academy for Quality and Safety Improvement (AQSI), Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital

 1:30 - 2:00 pm Awards Ceremony/Closing Remarks
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