7th Annual Conference Advancing Quality Improvement Science for Children's Health Care

May 5, 2017
San Francisco, CA

APA Conference for Pediatric Quality Improvement Methods, Research and Evaluation

Who Should Attend? Clinicians, physicians, hospitalists, nurses, nurse practitioners, epidemiologists, educators, public health practitioners, researchers, administrators, active pediatric investigators involved in QI research, and QI professionals who are seeking to develop additional expertise in QI research methods to improve child health care and outcomes.

The conference will focus on methodological and technical issues of major importance in the field of pediatric health care QI research, a leading component of modern health services research. Speakers and participants will focus on barriers and facilitators to the development, extension, and use of state-of-the-art methodologies and research methods for health care QI research.

Sessions will include:

  • Interrupted Time Series Design
  • Techniques for Assessing the Impact of System Interventions and Other Innovations on Disparities
  • Mixed Methods Evaluation in QI and Implementation Science Research
  • Creating and Measuring Value in Pediatric Care
  • Publishing QI: What You Need to Know
  • Developing a Portfolio in Safety Research: Methods and Considerations
  • Developing Metrics for QI Evaluation Research
  • Fundamentals of QI Evaluation
  • AND MORE!

For questions contact the APA at info@academicpeds.org

Registration site will close on April 26, 2017.


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 Registration

Available through April 26, 2017

$275 Physician/other non-trainees
$200 Trainee