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ACMQ Student and Resident Section
2015 National Workshop on
Quality for Medical Education
Charleston, SC, Oct. 22-23, 2015

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International Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Workshop in Abu Dhabi, UAE October 29-31, 2015

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Join us at our new address in 2016 at the prestigious Mayflower Hotel on Connecticut Avenue, in the heart of Washington, D.C.

The Abstract submission module will be open in early September 2015 and registration will open shortly thereafter.


Jessica White, MD, CMQ

Currently, Jessica is serving on the Board of Trustees of the American College of Medical Quality, in addition to her role as a faculty and trauma hospitalist at Christiana Care Health System. Her focus is in quality/safety education, leadership training, performance improvement and healthcare delivery.

Jessica finished her B.S. in Neuroscience with work experience including Pharmaceutical Research & Development at both GlaxoSmithKline and The Gillette Company. She was then awarded a post-graduate NCAA lacrosse scholarship for medical school and completed her M.D. degree at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine.

During her time at Christiana Care Health System, she has been the Physician Leader of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School Chapter for 2010-13 and has served numerous roles on a variety of clinical and education committees. Most recently, she worked with the Department of Medicine to design and complete an Administrative Fellowship in Quality and Patient Safety. During Fellowship, she pursued a project to evaluate and redesign the use of cardiac telemetry monitoring, the next phase of which has successfully been implemented system-wide into computerized physicians' orders.

Within the Internal Medicine residency program, she developed a process to integrate daily quality/safety discussion into the medical morning conference.

She has presented on behalf of her institution at multiple national and international conferences, some of which include the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and the British Medical Journal's International Forum on Quality and Safety.

Outside of medicine, she enjoys spending time at home with her three children, relaxing by the lake, CrossFit workouts, skiing, playing tennis, cooking, and traveling


Upcoming Webinars

September 23, 2015

Topic: Care Coordination of Dual Eligible Patients: Quality & Measurement Challenges
Date: October 20, 2015, 1pm Eastern
Speaker: Sarika Aggarwal MD, MBA - CMO and SVP of Population Health and XG Health Solutions Geisinger Health System
Objectives:This webinar will define dual eligible patient beneficiaries of Medicare and Medicaid, describe methods for data collection and analysis of quality in this patient population and finally develop strategies for improving quality of care coordination while reducing its costs
Registration:Click Here to Register today

Topic: ACMQ Virtual Journal Club
Date: November 17, 2015
Speaker: Pranavi Sreeramoju, MD - Assoc. Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern
Hospital Variation in Severe Sepsis Mortality. Wang HE, et al. Am Journal of Medical Quality 2015, Vol. 30(4): 328-336. Registration:Registration will be available soon. Save the date!

Upcoming Webinar

September 11, 2015

The Long-Term Care Conundrum: Quality, Cost & Demand, September 22 at 1pm Eastern
Robert Klugman, MD, FACP, FACMQ
Vice President, Medical Affairs, Eastern Region Kindred Healthcare Medical Director, Kindred at Home Boston Integrated Market
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Patient Experience as the New Currency of Healthcare

August 5, 2015

The American College of Medical Quality is excited to announce our August Webinar, featuring a dynamic presentation from Dr. Kenneth Sands, Chief Quality Officer at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Sands will present a live 45-minute webinar that will equip participants with a greater understanding of the impact of the 'Patient Experience' in the healthcare system and how these metrics are gaining traction as critical to quality. Click here to register for the webinar on August 18, 2015, 1pm EDT.

Free, Members Only Virtual Journal Club July 21

June 26, 2015

The American College of Medical is Quality is excited to announce the resumption of our Monthly Educational Webinar Series, starting with an interactive and informative 60-minute virtual journal club on July 21. The focus of next month’s webinar will be an in-depth discussion and review of the following article published recently in the American Journal of Medical Quality, titled The Impact of Tort Reform and Quality Improvements on Medical Liability Claims: A Tale of 2 States. Click here to register for the webinar.

2015 Dues Renewal is Now Available

June 25, 2015

The online membership renewal module is now available for current ACMQ Members to renew their membership for the 2016 Membership Year. Click here to login and access the module today.

MQ 2015 Images Now Available

June 25, 2015

Images from MQ 2015 now available June 25, 2015. Interested in seeing pictures from MQ 2015? Click here to access them.

ACMQ online services scheduled maintenance

June 22, 2015

ACMQ’s membership database will be taken offline for routine, essential maintenance on Tuesday, June 23, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM Eastern Time. No online services (meeting registration, dues payments, profile updates, member directory, etc.) will be available during this time. All online services will return to normal after 12:30 AM. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

Join ACMQ Today!

June 8, 2015

Now’s a great time to Join ACMQ, The Organization for leaders and educators in Healthcare Quality! Click here to join. Click here to download membership information.

Content from Medical Quality 2015

June 8, 2015

Thank you to everyone who attended Medical Quality 2015. We had over 180 people registered for the conference! Please visit the MQ 2015 homepage for post meeting content.

Forget to Renew Your Membership for 2015?

April 13, 2015

To renew your membership for 2015, please contact us by email at membership@acmq.org, or by phone (301) 718-6516.

Keynotes in Quality

April 6, 2015

The American College of Medical Quality (ACMQ) is excited to share a special video presentation of this year’s Keynotes in Quality opening Plenary Session from Medical Quality 2015, ACMQ’s Annual Meeting, Together, we will.


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