Quality Forum Pre-Forum Sessions

This year, the Quality Forum will feature five full-day sessions packed with new learnings as part of the pre-Forum activities available on Tuesday, February 26. You can choose to attend one of the two deep-dive sessions taking place at the hotel, or participate in one of the three field trips that have been planned off-site.

Pre-Forum Deep Dive Sessions

Exploring the Potential of Learning Health Systems
In partnership with the BC Academic Health Science Network

This interactive session will bring together a diverse group of stakeholders to learn from international experts on the potential of learning health systems. Reflect on how we can promote continuous improvement and innovation within our health system and ensure we are equipped to evolve with every patient that is treated by actioning this transformation in BC. Learn more.

The Power of Togetherness
In partnership with the Joint Collaborative Committees (Doctors of BC & Ministry of Health)

During this full-day event, family physicians, specialists, allied health providers, policy leaders, patients and families will come together to demonstrate projects focused on themes of alignment, integration and collaboration, and the positive impact of these approaches on our health care system. Learn more.

Pre-Forum Field Trips

Advancing Reconciliation Through Leadership, Culture & Tradition: From Personal to System Change

Join us on an interactive learning journey in support of reconciliation that will provide participants with the opportunity to learn history that informs practice today. In addition to deepening participant knowledge, this visit to the University of British Columbia will provide a platform for discussion with others committed to understanding and advancing reconciliation. Learn more.

Re-Energizing Your Best Self: A Day of Giving Back to Community

Compassion is a foundation of health care provision. During this pre-Forum session, we will re-energize our best selves through hands-on volunteer work in the Vancouver community. You’ll have a chance to engage in dialogue around the value of volunteerism and gain practical tips and ideas to take back to your care site. Learn more.

Crafting a Five-Star Experience: Trade Secrets for Providing Exceptional Care

Hospitality is a 24/7 industry that requires empathy, attention to safety and responsiveness. In the relentless pursuit of excellence, effective and efficient guest-oriented service is a must. Sound familiar? Get ready to have some fun, examine the dimensions of quality from new perspectives and think about what lessons we can bring back to health care! Learn more.