PASQUAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2016-2017
The University of Michigan Medical School has established a Patient Safety and Quality Leadership Scholars Program (PASQUAL) for medical school faculty and health system staff who wish to become clinical leaders in quality and patient safety within the U-M Health System and beyond.
The program is funded by the U-M Medical Group Division as a faculty development initiative administered through the Office of Faculty Affairs and run through the Department of Learning Health Sciences. The Program provides an academic and applied foundation in principles and methods for improving the quality and safety of patient care, along with skills in leadership, teaching and scholarship in these areas.
The scholars program offering will be an 8-month program from Oct. 20, 2016 through May 25, 2017. Up to 12 Scholars will attend half-day sessions on Thursday afternoon each week (1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.). Departmental chairs or equivalent supervisors are expected to provide weekly half-day release for the scholars.
More information about the program and application process can be found at the PASQUAL program website.