Whether you’re looking for new ideas for health care improvement, want to get results in a particular area, or are ready to take your organization to a new level of performance, IHI has educational programs and trainings to help you. We offer both in-person and virtual training, as well as online courses and other web-based education.

Upcoming Conferences

28th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

ForumHotel.jpgDecember 4-7, 2016
Orlando, Florida
IHI's National Forum is the premier conference for people committed to the mission of improving health care. This annual event draws nearly 6,000 health care professionals from around the world in person and thousands more via satellite broadcast. Learn more>>

2017 IHI Change Conference: 
Removing Barriers, Making Progress

San_Francisco_2.jpgMarch 6–7, 2017
San Francisco, CA
We’re sharing the lessons from the first three years of the IHI Leadership Alliance and IHI’s High-Impact Leadership Framework with you over the course of two exciting days. Prominent voices in health care will offer insights about how to make large-scale progress.​ Learn more >>

​18th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community

18th Annual Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the CommunityApril 2022, 2017
Orlando, Florida
Join more than 800 health improvers from around the globe in an intimate and dynamic conference setting, to energize one another, co-create solutions to similar challenges, and gain practical solutions for transformative change across health and health care. Learn more>>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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In-Person Training  

November 7, 2016 | Denver, CO

Hospital Flow Professional Development Program
October 31–November 3, 2016 | Cambridge, MA
Applications due November 9 | Begins January 23, 2017 | Belfast, Northern Ireland

Improvement Coach Professional Development Program
Begins January 12, 2017 | San Francisco, CA
March 2–8, 2017 | Cambridge, MA 
The Opioid Crisis: Health Care Can Take Action​
March 13–14, 2017 | Boston, MA
Advanced Measurement for Improvement ​
March 20
–21, 2017 | Boston, MA
Breakthrough College Series 
March 28–30, 2017 | Cambridge, MA

Virtual Training

IHI Virtual Expedition: Improving Flow in the Emergency Department
Begins November 1, 2016

IHI Virtual Expedition: Developing a Patient- and Family-Centered ICU​
Begins January 18, 2017

Leading Quality Improvement: Essentials for Managers​
Begins January 24, 2017

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Audio and Video Programs

WIHI: Free Audio Program
Building Systems of Safety
November 3, 2016 | 2:00-3:00 PM ET

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Online Courses

IHI Open School Online Courses
Students: FREE | Professionals: By subscription

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Current Collaboratives 

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