Quality & Safety Academy

The Quality & Safety Academy (QSA) provides a series of workshops designed to build foundational knowledge in quality improvement and patient safety. Program content builds on itself to support progressive acquisition of competency, and program elements are targeted to specific stages of development across the spectrum of participants. The content is appropriate for those without prior training or those interested in building their knowledge and skills in order to lead or coach in quality/safety work. The core content areas are Quality Improvement, Patient Safety, and Healthcare Systems and Culture.


Mix and match single sessions or take all six.


Learn from expert faculty, no matter where you are.

Course Overview & Registration

Session2024-2025 Dates & Times*
Quality Improvement & Change Management

August 8: 1-4 p.m. MT

August 21: 1-4 p.m. MT
Applied Patient SafetyAugust 15: 1-4 p.m. MT
Acquiring Data to Drive ChangeSeptember 5: 1-4 p.m. MT
Designing for ChangeSeptember 11: 1-4 p.m. MT
Spreading Change Locally and NationallySeptember 191-4 p.m. MT

Coaching and Teaching Quality Improvement

October 2: 1-4 p.m. MT

*(ALL sessions will be held virtually on Zoom)

Institute for Healthcare Quality, Safety and Efficiency (IHQSE)

CU Anschutz

Leprino Building

12401 E. 17th Avenue

Mail Stop L963

Aurora, CO 80045


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