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Education and Training

The Center for Integrated Healthcare Learning, housed within MedStar Health’s Institute for Quality and Safety is committed to providing the highest level of patient safety and quality improvement education. Competencies for optimal patient care outcomes in the clinical environment, include knowledge, skills, and attitudes in critical disciplines, and unfortunately these important competencies are not traditionally taught in most medical and other health science schools. The Institute’s educational programming successfully addresses the deep need for transformational safety science and quality improvement education resulting in effective and sustainable improvements in the delivery of healthcare.

The Institute provides the following educational and training opportunities in clinical quality and safety for all levels of students, residents, physicians and providers across the world.


  • Executive Masters in Clinical Quality, Safety and Leadership
  • Graduate Certificates in Patient Safety and Leadership
  • Academy for Emerging Leaders — The Telluride Experience
  • Human Factors and High Reliability Workshop


What is the Telluride Experience? Watch this video and learn more here!