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UTIHI presents QuIPS Conference 2018 - Health Innovation

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Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

209 Victoria Street

Victoria Street Entrance

Toronto, ON M5B 1T8

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The University of Toronto Institute for Healthcare Improvement (UTIHI) is pleased to announce our 8th annual conference: Health Innovation - Designing a Better Tomorrow.

The event is open to all students and professionals in various health disciplines and seeks to encourage future healthcare leaders to learn more about how to improve our system to benefit everyone.

Join us for a 2-day conference that will feature a networking social on Friday evening with light refreshments and our first keynote speaker. The following day will include professional and patient keynote speakers, a panel discussion with Quality Improvement experts, interactive workshops that highlight innovations in technology, sustainability, and entrepreneurship, inter-spaced with oral and poster presentations in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QuIPS) research.

Our keynote speakers include Dr. Chris O’Conner (MD, President and Founder, Think Research), Julia Novik (MBA, CA, LEAN Green Belt, Founder of Canada Health Net) & Charanjit Singh Bawa (PMP, LEAN Black Belt, Change Agent for Canada Health Net), and Dr. Iris Gorfinkel (MD, Founder and Principal Investigator, PrimeHealth Clinical Research).

Our workshops will feature Jeff Kavanagh (President & Co-Founder of CognisantMD), Dr. Gordon Tait (PhD, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management Toronto General Hospital), Tai Huynh (Creative Director at UHN OpenLab, Co-Founder of Choosing Wisely Canada, Editor-in-Chief of theLocal.to), Rob Laboni (Director of Strategic Partnerships for Dash MD, MBiotech), Dr. Yaariv Khaykin (President & Physician Lead at PACE, Chief Medical Informatics Officer at South Lake), Julie Waras Brogren (President of BresoTec at UHN), and Patrick Clifford (Director of Research and Innovation, Research Institute of Southlake Regional Health Centre, MSW, BA, BSW, BEd). There are more speakers whom will be announced on our website.

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Friday, June 8th
6:30 - 7:00 PM Registration
7:00 - 8:00 PM President Welcome + Keynote Speaker
8:00 - 9:30 PM Networking Social + Refreshments

Saturday, June 9th
8:30 - 9:00 AM Registration + Breakfast
9:00 - 9:15 AM President Welcome
9:15 - 10:15 AM Opening Keynote
10:15 - 11:15 AM Oral Presentations
11:15 - 11:45 AM Break + Light Refreshments
11:45 - 1:15 PM Workshops
1:15 - 2:15 PM Lunch + Poster Presentations
2:15 - 3:45 PM Workshops
3:45 - 4:45 PM Closing Keynote
4:45 - 5:10 PM President Concluding Remarks

#QuIPS2018 #QualityImprovement #PatientSafety #Technology #Entrepreneurship #Sustainability

For more information: http://utihi.com/conference

Early registrants before May 20th are eligible to win a copy of Dr. Eric Topol's book "The Patient Will See You Now"!
*Limited tickets may be available at the door for $25
*Tickets are non-refundable
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