Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Education in Health Sciences

Directors' Message

Kevin B. Weiss, MD, MPH
  • Director, Graduate Programs in Healthcare Quality & Patient Safety
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University

"Following the release of the Institute of Medicine's reports, "To Err is Human" and "Crossing the Quality Chasm", there has been a tremendous increase in interest in healthcare quality and patient safety. These reports also resulted in increases in the breadth and complexity of information related to the sciences of managing healthcare quality and patient safety."

Donna Woods, EdM, PhD
  • Director, Graduate Programs in Healthcare Quality & Patient Safety
  • Associate Professor
  • Feinberg School of Medicine and The Graduate School Northwestern University

“This educational Program was designed to help healthcare professionals (physicians, nurses, pharmacist, administrators, etc.) make an impact, build the necessary knowledge, skills, and leadership to successfully improve the quality and safety of healthcare, and reduce unnecessary harm.”

Application Deadlines

apply for summer 2018

Final Admission: April 29, 2018

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