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Attend the Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement

September 15-17, 2024 • Hilton Denver City Center • Denver, CO

Be on the leading edge of evolving health care at the STFM Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement. Equip yourself with the tools, insights, and strategies to transform your medical practice or residency program. Dive into the art of cultivating interprofessional teams that enhance productivity and elevate patient care. Connect with a diverse array of professionals, all united in their dedication to perpetual practice enhancement and groundbreaking innovation. 

New This Year!
STFM and the Medical College of Wisconsin have joined forces to incorporate crucial components of the Forum for Behavioral Science in Family Medicine into the STFM Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement. Beginning in 2024, the conference will provide supplementary content on behavioral science and integrated health. While the primary emphasis of the conference will continue to be on practice and quality improvement, we aim to involve more colleagues from the behavioral science field to enrich our content and foster enhanced interprofessional interactions.

Continuing Education Credits
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Psychological Association (APA), National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT) continuing education credits are available.

Who Should Attend? 
The Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement is for:

  • Behavioral science professionals
  • Care managers
  • Clinical staff
  • Health educators
  • Medical school and residency faculty
  • Medical students
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Non-clinical practice staff
  • Medical assistants
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians
  • Physician assistants
  • Practice administrators and coordinators
  • Quality improvement managers
  • Residents
  • Students

What You'll Learn About:
At the 2024 Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement, you'll be able to choose from sessions on the following topics.

Care Delivery

  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Substance Use Disorder/Opioid Management
  • Climate Medicine
  • Home Monitoring
  • Virtual/Digital Care
  • Rural Access to Care
  • Practice Management
  • Practice Transformation
  • Team-Cased Care
  • Value-Based Care
  • Optimizing Care Management
  • Hierarchical Condition Category Coding
  • Pharmacy Integration
  • Behavioral Science Integration
  • Value-Based Payment Transformation
  • Population Health Management
  • Patient Experience


  • Continuous Quality Improvement 
  • QI in Community-Based Practices
  • Increasing Patient Engagement
  • Patient Safety and Error Prevention
  • Data and Analytics
  • Health Disparities
  • Teaching Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
  • Health Information Technology and Interoperability
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Well-Being Initiatives
  • Burnout Prevention and Recovery
  • Recruitment and Retention Strategies
  • Use of Artificial Intelligence in Practice and Wellness


  • Strategies to Meet ACGME Review Committee Requirements
  • Practice-Based Learning and Improvement
  • Teaching Systems-Based Practice

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The Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement is hosted by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine with support from the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Contact Us


11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211

(800) 274-7928