Center for Patient Safety & Health Policy

CS&E Course Schedule


Below is the CS&E Course Schedule for Cohort 22. Times and dates are subject to change.


Clinical Safety & Effectiveness Course
Cohort # 22
January 22, 2018 – June 1, 2018
*Subject to change if unforeseeable circumstances occur
San Antonio Location: Academic Learning Teaching Center, UT Health Main Campus
Room 205

Day 1:  Monday, January 22, 2018

8:15am-8:30am             Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS                
8:30am-9:00am             Introduction to CSE Course – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS         
9:00 am-10:30am          Patient Safety† – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS 
10:30am-10:45am        BREAK
10:45am-11:15am          Introduction to Quality Improvement – Doris Quinn, PhD
11:15am-12:00pm         Aim Statement w/exercise – Doris Quinn, PhD
12:00pm-12:30pm        LUNCH
12:30pm-1:00pm           Aim Statement exercise debrief – Doris Quinn, PhD
1:00pm-1:30pm             Process/Flowchart – Doris Quinn, PhD
1:30pm-2:00pm             Clinical Process Analysis – Doris Quinn, PhD
2:00pm-2:15pm             BREAK
2:15pm-3:30pm             Process Tools - Customer Focus – Run Charts- Team Effectiveness – Doris Quinn, PhD
3:30pm-4:00pm            Team Workgroups – meet with Facilitators

Day 2: Friday February 2, 2018

8:15am-8:30am              Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS
8:30am-10:15am            Making Better Decisions in Healthcare – Wayne Fischer, PhD
10:15am-10:30am          BREAK
10:30am-12:00pm         Making Better Decisions in Healthcare – Wayne Fischer, PhD
12:00pm-12:30pm         LUNCH
12:30pm-4:00pm           Work on Projects – Wayne Fischer, PhD

Day 3: Thursday, March 8, 2018

8:15am-8:30am             Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS
8:30am-10:00am          Lean Training – Mark Graban, KaiNexus
10:00am-10:15am        BREAK   
10:15am-12:00pm        Lean Training – Mark Graban, KaiNexus
12:00pm-12:30pm       LUNCH  
12:30pm-2:30pm          Lean Training – Mark Graban, KaiNexus
2:30pm-2:45pm            BREAK
2:45pm-4:15pm             Lean Training – Mark Graban, KaiNexus  
Day 4:  Thursday, March 22, 2018
8:00am-8:15am            Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS
8:15am-9:45am              Applying Quality Principles in Complex Health Care Systems – James Reinertsen, MD
9:45am-10:00am          BREAK
10:00am-11:30am        Applying Quality Principles in Complex Health Care Systems – James Reinertsen, MD  
11:30am-12:00pm        LUNCH
12:00pm-1:30pm          Applying Quality Principles in Complex Health Care Systems – James Reinertsen, M
1:30pm-1:45pm             BREAK
1:45pm-2:45pm             Remedial Journey – Sherry Martin, M.Ed
3:00pm-4:00pm            Working Groups for Data Prep  


Day 5:  Thursday, April 12, 2018
8:30am-9:30am             Measuring Error – Eric Thomas, MD
9:30am-9:45am             AV Transition Break
9:45am-10:45am           Team STEPPS – Lois Bready, MD
10:45am-11:00am         BREAK
11:00am-11:30am         Crew Resource Management- CME – Byron Hepburn, MD (w/Dr. Donald Jenkins)
11:30am-12:15pm          LUNCH
12:15pm-1:15pm            RCA and FMEA – Lisa Hutcherson, MS, MEdL, MERC
1:15pm-2:15pm              Disclosure†- Robert Nolan, MD
2:15pm-2:30pm             BREAK
2:30pm-3:30pm            Return on Investment- Bill Bedwell, MBA

Day 6:  Friday, April 13, 2018                                                                                        
8:15am-8:30 am            Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS
8:30am-9:00am             CSE Alumni Presentation             
9:00am-10:00am          Teams present on project progress
10:00am-10:15am         Break
10:15am-12:00pm         Teams present on project progress
12:00pm-12:30pm        Lunch   
12:30pm-1:45pm           Teams present on project progress
1:45pm-2:00pm             Break   
2:00pm-3:15pm             Teams present on project progress


Day 7: Friday, May 18, 2018
8:00am-8:15am             Objectives, Introduction – Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS
8:15am-10:00am           Clinical Quality – Todd Allen, MD
10:00am-10:15am         BREAK
10:15am-12:00pm         Clinical Quality – Todd Allen, MD
12:00pm-12:30pm        LUNCH
12:30pm-2:00pm          Pragmatic Science – Todd Allen, MD
2:00pm-2:15pm             BREAK
2:15pm-4:30pm             Pragmatic Science – Todd Allen, MD


Day 8:  Friday, June 1, 2018                                                                                              
8:00am-1:00pm             Graduation Day/Lunch

CME Statement This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
†This presentation meets the Texas Medical Board criteria for formal continuing medical education involving the study of medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.