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 Annual Meeting, Medical Quality 2020. Enjoy two days of provocative panel discussions, focused breakout sessions, and high profile keynote presentations exploring the Impact on Quality (IoQ) of digital health technologies.




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ACMQ President


- ACMQ President's Colum on MQ 2020 - 

This year’s topic, “Ensuring Quality in the Era of Digital Health”, is even more timely than when we conceptualized this topic last year. There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the deployment of vast numbers of digital health applications, including virtual visits, “safe” communication channels, live data and measurement displays, remote patient monitoring, educational sessions and professional networking to facilitate knowledge and innovation exchange. In addition, the digital world has allowed all of us to stay in close touch with patients, clinicians, students, family and friends as many of us navigate the near and far challenges of physical isolation in our homes...

Click below for more from ACMQ President Donald M. Casey, MD, in his recent Member Focus column. 

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Invited Speakers

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
Deputy Chief Health Officer
IBM Watson 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 are moving forward with Medical Quality 2020 in Chicago as scheduled.

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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