• Conference/Meeting
  • March 4-9, 2018

2018 Quality and Safety in Children's Health Conference

Conference Registration: Opens December 2017

The Quality and Safety in Children's Health Conference brings pediatric quality and safety professionals across the country to one place, one time a year, for the kind of lively conversations and collaborative learning that can spark change in children’s hospitals.

Plenary Speakers

bagianDr. James Bagian
Director, Center for Healthcare Engineering & Patient Safety Professor, Anesthesiology
Professor, College of Engineering
University of Michigan


beilockDr. Sian Beilock
President, Barnard College
Previously, Professor, Psychology and Executive Vice Provost, University of Chicago
Author, Choke: The Secret to Performing Under Pressure

Conference Topics

  • Managing the Health Care of Children
  • Advancing Patient and Family Engagement
  • Building Clinical Effectiveness
  • Impacting Safety

Conference Audience
Pediatric quality and patient safety-focused professionals:

  • Quality and Safety leaders, administrators and clinicians
  • CMOs and medical and physician leaders including department chairs and directors
  • CNOs and nursing leaders including unit directors and manager
  • Patient care professionals including quality of care and patient safety leaders
  • VP operations and patient care leaders
  • Clinical group leaders including cardiac, infection prevention, operating room, pharmacy and respiratory

Several affinity groups and programs will host meetings in conjunction with the conference. Association staff will share additional information about those meetings directly with participants.

CHA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

March 4-9, 2018 Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego San Diego, CA