Local and National Conferences

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Annual Research Meeting

This three-day annual conference showcases AHRQ research with topics covering quality, safety, and value in health care.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Conference

This three-day annual conference focuses on healthcare quality improvement. The conference features learning sessions, master classes for continuing education credits, seminars and plenary sessions covering a wide range of topics.

Institute for Healthcare Improvement National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

This premier two-day conference features keynote presentations and workshops on quality improvement in health care. Pre-conference events include learning labs, mini courses on quality improvement topics and a scientific symposium. The conference is held annually.

Joseph A. Zaccagnino (JAZ) Patient Safety and Clinical Quality Conference

The JAZ conference provides opportunities for Yale University/Yale New Haven Health System personnel to share quality improvement and patient safety projects and learn about ongoing quality improvement and patient safety work within the Yale New Haven Health System. Abstracts for poster presentations are due in March and the conference is held annually in May. The conference is free to attend.

The National Quality Forum (NQF) Annual Conference

The NQF offers a two-day annual conference for those interested in quality measurement and health policy.

Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting Quality Track

The Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting offers a quality improvement/patient safety track. Conference abstract submissions are due in November and the conference is held in April.

Yale School of Management Healthcare Conference

This annual conference is a held at the Yale School of Management in collaboration with the Health Professional Schools at Yale University. The conference focus is on emerging and current healthcare issues.

Yale Medicine Annual Yale Quality and Safety Leadership Symposium

Yale Medicine offers an annual quality and safety leadership symposium in the fall. Attendance is free but registration is required.