Education in Quality Improvement 

Quality improvement and patient safety have become hot topics in healthcare and many academic institutions are now offering courses, certificates, masters degrees and clinical fellowships focusing on quality. Below are some of the many options available. If you know of others that should be added to the list, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Certificates and/or Courses in Quality Improvement

Harvard School of Public Health

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Online Courses

University of Toronto's Certificate in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

University of Toronto's  Improving and Driving Excellence Across Sectors  (IDEAS) program 

Masters Degrees in Quality Improvement 

Queens University 

University of Toronto

Clinical Fellowships in Quality Improvement

Harvard Medical School

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

VA Quality Scholars

Western University


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