11th Annual Quality & Safety Summit

11th Annual Quality & Safety Summit

Date: March 13, 2024 (8:30 AM) - March 13, 2024 (3:00 PM)

The 11th Annual Quality & Safety Summit will be presented in a hybrid format, using both in person and virtual options. 

The keynote address will be delivered by David Gozal, MD, MBA, PhD (Hon) vice president of health affairs and dean of the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University, at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, in Harless Auditorium.

Schedule of Events: TBD


When: Wednesday, March 13, 2024 | 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Harless Auditorium & Health Sciences Library | Marshall University Medical Center
Virtual Options: The session will be recorded. 

About the Summit: 
The Annual Quality & Safety Summit is jointly sponsored by Graduate Medical Education at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and Marshall Health Network to foster inter professional collaboration and communication. Presentations of projects include hospital employees, attendings, resident/fellows and medical students. Many multi-year, multi-disciplinary projects have resulted in improvements in patient safety and quality improvement.


  • Marshall Health Network Outstanding Quality Improvement (QI) Award
  • Marshall Health Network Outstanding Patient Safety Award
  • CMO’s Outstanding Interdisciplinary Team Project Vice Dean’s Award for Best Integrated/Sustainable QI Project
  • Outstanding Resident Patient Safety Award
  • Outstanding Resident Quality Improvement Award
  • Outstanding Medical Student Patient Safety Award
  • Outstanding Medical Student Quality Improvement Award
  • Frank D. Shuler MD, PhD, Program Award (Award for the residency/fellowship program with most PSQI Poster presentations)