2016-2017 Seminar Series

2016 – 2017 Seminar Series

Seminar 3: Model for Improvement
Guna Budrevics

This IPE accredited session is designed to provide an overview of Langley and Nolan’s Model for Improvement, and its realistic use in numerous clinical settings, using examples and case studies.  Application of the Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycles is also covered.  The session includes practical tips on how to embed and effectively use measurement in your improvement projects.

Time:  Thursday December 1st, 2015, 6:30 – 8:30PM
Location:  TBA
IPE:  Exposure Credit
RSVP link:  https://goo.gl/forms/3eBhCrb4bgg4hQkk2

Seminar 2: Importance of Teamwork 
Dr. Michael Rachlis

Dr. Rachlis practices as a private consultant in health policy analysis. He has consulted to the federal government, all ten provincial governments, and two royal commissions. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Dalla Lana School of Public Health.

The seminar will consist of examining a case study and interactive group exercises aimed at solidifying students foundation in healthcare improvement.

Date: Novermber 3rd, 2016 5:15-7:15
RSVP link: https://goo.gl/forms/eVk088AVMnWaF2Td2

Seminar 1: Strategies for Success in QI Projects

Dr.Chris Hayes
Chair of the Quality of Care Committee at St. Michael’s Hospital

Date: October 11, 2016 5:15-7:15pm
RSVP link: https://goo.gl/forms/H7PfMRzRJ4tqjkNk1

2014 – 2015 Seminar Series

Tools for Quality Improvement
Guna Budrevics
Performance Improvement Specialist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
RSVP link: Eventbrite

Measurement for Quality Improvement
Brigette Hales
Performance Improvement Specialist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
RSVP link: Eventbrite

Lean Process Improvement in Healthcare – From the Frontline Clinical Perspective
Kim Brophy RN, MN
Clinical Resource Leader and Improvement Facilitator, The Scarborough Hospital
RSVP link: Eventbrite

2013 – 2014 Seminar Series

Creating Synergy through collaborative practice: How you can make or break quality improvement with your inter-professional team
Dean Lising
Centre for Interprofessional Education lead for the University of Toronto Interprofessional Quality and Safety certificate
RSVP link: Eventbrite

Improving Outcomes by Integrating Information Technology and Medical Knowledge: A collaborative approach
Dr. Chris O’Connor
President, Patient Order Sets

Complex Adaptive Systems: From System Thinking to Identifying Opportunities for Quality Improvement in Healthcare
Ms. Patricia O’Brien and Dr. Phil Ellison
Quality Improvement Program at Dept. Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto

Triple Aim at Women’s College Hospital: Implications for “on the ground” implementation
Ms. Kyla Pollack and Dr. Geetha Mukerji
Women’s College Hospital Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care