QI Training & Education

Physician Engagement in Quality and Safety

Beginning in 2014-2015, UNC residents will participate in "Physician Engagement in Quality and Safety" a one-day course that provides a foundation for successful participation and leadership in quality improvement. Contact Laura Brown.

Lean Six Sigma

Lean Six Sigma is a set of complementary methodologies to improve how we lead, teach and care. UNC Medical Center's Department of Operational Efficiency offers training to all staff and faculty. Contact Lisa Johnson.

IHI Open School

IHI Open School offers students, residents, and faculty free online courses that teach the foundations of improvement, safety, system design, and leadership. IHQI strongly recommends IHI's Open School courses as they offer exceptional content and are very well produced.


TeamSTEPPS™ is an evidence-based teamwork system aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and other teamwork skills among health care professionals. Contact Erin Burgess or Celeste Mayer, PhD