Medical Quality Annual Conference


Medical Quality 2020

Ensuring Quality in the Era of Digital Health
August 25-28, 2020
Virtual Conference

Join leaders in medical quality and digital health innovators for ACMQ's first-ever Virtual Conference, Medical Quality 2020. Enjoy eight live interactive sessions exploring the Impact on Quality (IoQ) of digital health technologies from a lineup of nationally recognized experts over the course of four purposeful days.


  • A dynamic and robust program centered around quality improvement in the age of a digital landscape
  • Discussion and debate regarding COVID-19 and the impact on the healthcare industry
  • Happy hour/business meeting to provide attendees the opportunity to network and mingle with colleagues virtually
  • Recordings of the live sessions to refer back to once the conference concludes



ACMQ President

ACMQ President's Message on Transitioning to a Virtual Conference

In response to concerns around COVID-19, the ACMQ Annual Conference Medical Quality 2020 has been redesigned and will now take place as a virtual conference.

Caring for the health and safety of ACMQ members and staff will always be our highest priority and has guided our actions in this decision. Although we share your disappointment that our in-person event cannot continue as planned, we are excited to provide the experience that our attendees, staff and partners expect and deserve in a safe environment...

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Featured Faculty:

David B. Nash, MD, MBA, FACMQ
Founding Dean Emeritus and Grandon Professor of Health Policy
Jefferson College of Population Health

Maria Michaels, MBA
Public Health Advisor
Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Shantanu Agrawal, MD, MPhil
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Quality Forum (NQF)

Don Rucker, MD
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
HHS Office of the Secretary

Marjorie Cowan Rallins, DPM, MMI
Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer
Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement (PCPI)

Kathleen Blake, MD, MPH, FACC
Vice-President, Healthcare Quality
American Medical Association

Michael Rakotz, MD, FAHA, FAAFP
FAAFP Vice President, Health Outcomes
American Medical Association

Michelle Schreiber, MD
Director, Quality Measurement & Value Based Incentives Group

Byron Scott, MD, MBA, FACEP, FAAPL
Adjunct Faculty
UMass Amherst Isenberg School of Management & Jefferson University College of Population Health

Rick Afable, MD, MPH, FACP
BeWell Orange County / MindOC
Former CEO
Hoag Health (Providence-St. Joseph)

Blackford Middleton, MD, MPH, MSc
EVP Clinical Informatics & Innovation
Professor of Biomedical Informatics & Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University

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Thank you to this year's sponsors

Silver Sponsors


Coronavirus Statement: ACMQ is committed to providing our members with the appropriate tools and resources to respond to the growing concern regarding coronavirus. Based on what we know today and following guidance of the World Health Organization (WHO), U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we have transitioned Medical Quality 2020 to a virtual conference. 

We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates and additional guidance as necessary.

Additional Resources:
•    Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, World Health Organization
•    Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
•    Emergency Preparedness and Response: Coronavirus (COVID-19), U.S. Travel Association

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