Conferences

UTIHI's annual Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QuIPS) Conference focuses on skill development and interactive programming around health care system innovation. It is an opportunity for students to showcase their improvement initiatives and connect with the greater healthcare community. 

Please check back for information on our 2021 quality improvement conference 

PAST CONFERENCES

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UTIHI's 2019 conference set out to explore the concepts and principles behind Design Thinking methodology and its systemic implications within healthcare. Leaders within the healthcare design field  showcased the design process for initiatives across multiple levels - from designing medical tools to that of organizational initiatives and supports for healthcare professionals.

The 2018 QuIPS conference examined the future of healthcare, focusing on the roles of technology, entrepreneurship, and sustainability in reimagining the ways healthcare can be delivered.

 

PAST SPEAKERS

Dr. Kate Sellen

Associate Professor, Faculty of Design OCAD U, Canada Research Chair in Health Design (Tier 2)

Tai Huynh

Creative Director at UHN OpenLab, Editor-in-Chief of TheLocal.to, Co-Founder of Choosing Wisely Canada

Dr. Chris O’Connor

President and Founder of Think Research; Critical Care Physician at Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga.

Julia Novik

LEAN Green Belt, Founder of Canada Health Net

LEAN Black Belt, Change Agent of Canada Health Net

Dr. Iris Gorfinkel

Founder and Principal Investigator of PrimeHealth Clinical Research

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