Resident PS/QI Project Challenge

The Resident PS/QI Project Challenge was created to recognize outstanding resident teams during their Patient Safety and Quality Improvement project rotation.

Eligibility

  • Participants in the PS/QI project groups during the current academic year (July – June) will be considered for the October presentation.
  • All groups who completed their monthly QI/PS project roration are automatically considered for selection.

Selection Criteria

The two groups with the highest scores will be chosen to present at Medicine Grand Rounds in October.

Winning Teams

2020-2021

These teams were selected to present at Medicine Grand Rounds on October 22, 2021:

  • "Know Your Status: Universal HIV Testing in Michigan Medicine Internal Medicine" - Mehwish Ahmed, Genevieve Allen, John Coda, Michael McLane, Louis Saravolatz
  • "No Tolerance for Food Intolerance" - Rayan Kaakati, Devvrat Malhotra, Eric Waselewski, Kassie Weber

2019-2020

These teams were selected to present at Medicine Grand Rounds on October 23, 2020:

  • “The Sprint Within the Marathon: Examining Time to Antibiotic Therapy When Treating Neutropenic Fever” - Katie Epler, Abby Erinc, Jeff Gibbs, Cam McDonald-Hyman
  • “GoLytely or Go Home: Improving the Quality of Inpatient Bowel Preps” - Noah Boton, Lars Johnson, Kunal Mathur, Stephanie Owyang, Nadia Sebastian-Kettinger

2018-2019

These teams were selected to present at Medicine Grand Rounds on October 11, 2019:

  • "Reducing Readmissions for Hepatic Encephalopathy” - James Brehany, MD; Paul Christine, MD, PhD; Elizabeth Lin, MD; Blake Haller, MD, MPH; Ting Zheng, MD
  • “PCP Prophylaxis in Patients on Steroid Therapy” - Taylor Broome, MD; Christopher Hoeger, MD; Jay Krishnan, MD; Amy Wang, MD