June Tome

Pre-Arrival Reflection

I wanted to attend the Academy for Emerging Leaders in Patient Safety (AELPS) to further develop quality and safety improvement techniques, and to share them broadly within our residency program and beyond.

While in medical school at the University of Michigan, I participated in a four-year longitudinal elective called the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Path of Excellence. This experience sparked my interest in quality improvement and patient safety through immersion in activities such as daily huddles, worksite visits, in-person classes, and workshops. It also provided me with the tools and resources to approach issues of safety, quality, timeliness, efficiency, and satisfaction from a systems viewpoint.

Currently, as Co-Chair of the Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QIPS) Council for the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Mayo Clinic, I continue to immerse myself in patient safety and system improvement processes. Through this role, I work with the Chief Residents and… Continue reading

AELPS 2022 Dates

- CMF Scholars (Week 1)*: 6/5/22 - 6/9/22
*Session exclusive to COPIC Medical Foundation Residents.
- Sorrel McElroy Scholars (Week 2): 6/12/22 - 6/16/22
- Bennathan Scholars (Week 3): 7/19/22 - 7/23/22
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