Medical Quality Annual Conference


Registration for Medical Quality 2019 is open!

April 11-13, 2019
Hyatt Regency Bethesda
Focusing on Quality and Safety Disparities in Value-Based Healthcare


Join leaders and future innovators in medical quality management for Medical Quality 2019, the annual conference of the American College of Medical Quality. 



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Dale Bratzler, DO, MPH, MACOI, FIDSA

Jay Bhatt, DO, MPH

Angelo Caprio, MD, MMM, CMQ

Robert M. Carey, MD, MACP

Donald Casey, MD, MPH, MBA

Yvonne Commodore-Mensah, PhD, RN, FPCNA

Donna Daniel, PhD

Daniel Durand, MD

David Fagan, MD

Bruce Goldberg, MD

Mr. Brian Gragnolati

Martine Hackett, PhD, MPH

Thomas Kloos, MD

Alison Smith MPH, BA, BSN, RN

Jackson T. Wright Jr., MD, PHD, FACP, FASH, FAHA


The MQ19 program will feature expert presentations on important issues, like:

  • Affordability as a Determinant to Access
    with Brian Gragnloti, President & CEO, Atlantic Health System, and Chair-Elect of the American Hospital Association

  • Reducing Health Disparities Through the Use of Population Quality Metrics
    with Dale Bratzler, DO, MPH, MACOI, FIDSA, Professor, Department of Health Administration and Policy, Associate Dean, College of Public Health, Professor, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Chief Quality Officer, OU Physicians Group

  • Minority Populations and Cultural Competency
    with Martine Hackett, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor in the Master of Public Health and Community Health Programs, Hofstra University

  • Focusing on Quality and Safety Disparities in Value-based Healthcare
    with Avadhoot Gokhale, Chief Quality Officer, Holyoke Medical Center

  • Oregon Rural Practice Based Network
    with Bruce Goldberg, MD, Senior Fellow, Center for Health Systems Effectiveness; Senior Associate Director, Oregon Rural Practice Based Research Network

  • Childhood Obesity
    with David Fagan, MD, Vice Chairman, Pediatric Administration, Ambulatory General Pediatrics, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • 10 Keys to Success in Innovation & Value-Based Care
    with Daniel Durand, MD, Chairman of Radiology, LifeBridge Health

  • Update on Accountable Care Organizations
    with Thomas Kloos, MD, Vice President Atlantic Health System, President of the Atlantic ACO, and Executive Director, Atlantic MSO, and Daniel Durand, MD


More in store for attendees:

  • Oral abstract presentations by authors of top-ranked abstracts

  • Digital poster program showcasing new research and ground-breaking ideas from up-and-coming innovators

  • The popular Quality Institute, inviting attendees to take part in an interactive session addressing a current hot topic in quality improvement

  • Optional two-part, pre-conference workshop on quality improvement on April 11 for those seeking more in-depth training

  • Time to connect, build relationships and have fun with fellow quality innovators  

CMQ Exam

Following the conference on April 14, the American Board of Medical Quality will offer a two-hour certifying examination to physicians and eligible healthcare professionals with experience in medical quality management and/or clinical quality improvement. Learn more.


Thank you to our Sponsors


American College of Medical Quality
225 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 650 | Chicago, IL 60606 USA
Phone: 312-663-8026