UT Houston-Memorial Hermann Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Course
This program teaches physicians how to lead quality improvement projects. Approximately 10 physicians enroll in the course each year; they attend several days of lectures and workshops and conduct a performance improvement project. Dr. Thomas directs the course with Kathy Luther.
An overview of the UT Houston-Memorial Hermann CS&E Course:
AHRQ Training Program in Patient Safety and Quality: Using Health Information Technology to Improve Quality and Safety
The purpose of this program is to train future scientists to design, implement, select, evaluate, and implement health information technology from a systems and human factors perspective, in order to increase the quality and safety of healthcare. web site
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (1 T32 HS017586-01). Total award $2.1 million. (PI T. Johnson)