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Satellite Broadcast

The satellite broadcast provides an excellent opportunity to get all of your employees involved and to spread quality improvement knowledge and excitement throughout your organization. The benefits of the satellite include reduced costs and travel time with increased visibility of a world-class event throughout your organization.
As part of our ongoing effort to accelerate health care improvement throughout the world, IHI will be transmitting a live satellite broadcast of the 20th Annual National Forum Keynote and Mini Keynote presentations on December 10 and 11. The real-time and tape-delayed broadcasts include all four keynote sessions, plus five mini keynote sessions. The broadcast is available in English only.
Live US Broadcast (Ku & C band Analog –Test,  Crawford Truck Uplink, Teleport Turnaround) 
December 10   Program Day 1 08:00 - 18:00 CT  (10 hours, includes 30 minute test)
December 11   Program Day 2 08:30 - 15:45 CT  (7.75 hours, includes 30 minute test)
We are pleased to announce the 20th National Forum keynote presentations:
  • Donald M. Berwick, MD, MPP, former President and CEO, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Susan Dentzer, Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs, and On-Air Health Policy Analyst, The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS
  • John Kitzhaber, MD, President, Estes Park Institute, is also Director for the Center for Evidence-Based Policy at Oregon Health and Science University
  • Dr. Hippocrates Is Out: Please Leave a Message, a multimedia theatrical experience created by famed playwright Robert Brustein, and starring actors
  • Tony Shalhoub (of Monk fame), Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus), and Brooke Adams 
Mini Keynote Presentations
  • From Good to Great: How Some Have Created Systems for Rapid and Effective Change
    • Maureen Bisognano, Executive Vice President and COO, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
    • Thomas Nolan, PhD, Statistician, Associates in Process Improvement
  • In Common Cause for Quality: Engaging With Physicians
    • James L. Reinertsen, MD, President, The Reinertsen Group
    • Alice Gosfield, JD, President, Alice G. Gosfield & Associates PC
  • Service Quality: Enduring Lessons from Mayo Clinic
    • Leonard Berry, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Marketing, Texas A&M University
    • Kent Seltman, PhD, Senior Marketing Consultant, Mayo Clinic
  • Transforming a Nation
    • Carol Haraden, PhD, Vice President, Institute for  Healthcare Improvement
    • Jason Leitch, DDS, MPH, National Clinical Lead for Safety and Improvement, Scottish Government
  • Policy to Support Delivery System Reform: Accountable Care Organizations
    • Elliott S. Fisher, MD, MPH, Director, Health Policy Research, CECS, Professor of
    • Medicine, Community & Family Health, Dartmouth Medical School, Codirector, VA Outcomes Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences