Continuing Medical Education

Tiger Bites Podcast

Tiger Bites Podcast Episode 1.5

Diving into Quality Improvement

Dr. Palombo

Do you have an idea in mind but are not sure how to turn it into a viable research project? Listen in as Dr. Shannon Palombo explains the basics of quality improvement and how you can turn your everyday work into high quality research opportunities.  

At the conclusion of this live activity, the learner should be able to:

  • List the reasons for quality improvement initiatives
  • Identify new ways to integrate quality improvement and patient safety into your practice
  • Formulate a plan for building collaborative projects among other healthcare providers

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Hosts: Michelle Moore, PsyD & Jay Mussell, PhD

Resources Mentioned:

Join the EQuIP Committee!

Institute for Healthcare Improvement

LSU IHI Subscription Instructions (contact Julie Cain)

Academic Medicine: Quality & Safety Collection of Papers

AAMC Integrating Quality

Safety & Quality Training Programs:

Interested in participating in AAMC’s Teaching for Quality Program? Email  

Interested in earning CME credit for this podcast? Start here:


The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans designates this live educational activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The following faculty and planning committee members have reported they do not have any financial relationships with ineligible entities: Laura Bell, Charles Hilton, M.D., Doug Grigsby, Michelle Moore PsyD Jay Mussell PhD, Shannon Palombo MD

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