X-Ray%25252520Results_edited_edited_edit

Health Quality

Starts With You

Connecting you to healthcare quality improvement and patient safety opportunities 

Chapter Visual Lockup_UT2.png

UTIHI is a local chapter of the larger Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School. We represent students across various departments at the University of Toronto, such as nursing, pharmacy, medicine, and public health. 

Our goal is to promote quality improvement (QI) and patient safety by providing students with professional development opportunities through QI projects, conferences, and educational seminars. 

What We Do

Quality Improvement (QI) projects are opportunities for students to practice applying patient safety and quality improvement principles to real world cases. Students are assigned to multidisciplinary teams with healthcare professionals for seven month placements within the GTA.

UTIHI holds annual conferences to highlight innovation in healthcare from the ways technology is transforming healthcare delivery to the ways entrepreneurship injects new ideas into the field. With industry speakers, workshops, and networking opportunities, these conferences are a wonderful opportunity to learn and gain professional exposure. 

We host accredited interprofessional education seminars in order to promote the type of interdisciplinary collaboration required of healthcare professionals. These seminars address many of the pressing issues faced today, such as medication errors, pain management, and effective resource stewardship.

Sponsors

We are sponsored by North America's leading healthcare organizations.

IHI.png
doctors of BC_edited.jpg
Gevity Logo_edited.jpg
SIF_Fund_Logo_edited.png
HEC_Logo_EN_FR_RGB_300_edited.png
AFHTO+logo.png
St Michaels.png
20140122_C4553_PHOTO_EN_35771.jpg
sunnybrook-1.png
Mars_logo_3000x3000.png
michener-logo-footer.png
Healthcare Improvement.png
Think+Research+logo.png
DavidsTea_logo.png
Bemo%20Logo%20-%20Blue%20on%20Transparen
IHPME-black-738x126.jpg
MIE+UofT+Logo.png
Conference_Blue_0-05.png