Program Objectives
Students who complete the certificate program will be able to:
  • Define a new profession in continuing professional development in healthcare
  • Analyze and use healthcare data to inform improvement efforts
  • Implement evidence-based performance measures
  • Develop educational programs based on adult learning principles
  • Employ appropriate methods in assessment of healthcare professionals
  • Apply continuous performance improvement to practice
  • Implement processes, techniques, and tools of healthcare quality improvement
  • Institute transformational change in organizations
  • Exhibit professionalism in this new field
  • Develop leadership qualities appropriate to a fast-changing environment
  • Demonstrate competence through a relevant applied learning project

Certificate Program

NIQIE's Certificate program is migrating to the Association of American Medical Colleges. For further information, contact Nancy Davis, PhD at or 202.741.0757.

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