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To Register, email Monica Salgaonkar at   and include your 1) Name 2) Department and 3) Preferred session date

Session 1: March 26th, 2020, 8-12pm – UW Northwest Campus, E-wing Auditorium
Session 2: April 29th, 2020, 9-1pm – Harborview MB Building 111/112
Session 3: May 27th, 2020 , 8-12pm – UW TBD

This 4-hour training will teach :

  • The fundamentals of Quality Improvement (QI) tools
  • AIM statement development
  • Process mapping techniques
  • Baseline measurements
  • Creation of a driver diagram
  • Effective utilization of Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycles
  • Creation of run charts to measure quality improvement efforts

Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to: 

  1. Apply a driver diagram in the conceptual design of a quality improvement project.
  2. Plot data on a run chart for basic analysis of quality data over time
  3. Identify barriers and facilitators of QI project success in their clinical environment

Participants are encouraged to come with a project idea in mind to discuss how to apply the QI principles directly to their project during small group breakouts.