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December 5-8, 2019

Sheraton Grand Phoenix • Phoenix, AZ

Health care delivery is changing. Attend the STFM Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement, and come home with practical skills, information, and resources to transform your practice to achieve the quadruple aim. Learn to create interprofessional, high-functioning teams that improve efficiency and provide better patient care, and network with researchers, educators, practice team members, and administrators who are committed to continuous practice improvement and innovation.

This conference is produced by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine with support from the American Academy of Family Physicians.

2020 Call For Presentations Now Open


Conference on Practice and Quality Improvement
September 13-16, 2020   
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark  
St. Louis, MO

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General Session Speakers

Eduardo Salas, PhD

Rice University

J. Lloyd Michener, MD

Duke University

Who should attend?

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

You'll Find Sessions On:

  • Practice Management and Quality Improvement
  • Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health
  • Bending the Cost Curve
  • MACRA/Payment Models
  • CPC+ Implementation
  • Risk Assessment and Care Management
  • Leading Change
  • Outcome Measurement
  • Patient Centeredness
  • Practice-Based Team Care
  • Health Information Technology
  • Behavioral Health Integration
  • Population Health
  • Joy in Practice



If you have questions about the Conference of Practice and Quality Improvement, contact 800.274.7928 or email

Contact Us

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211





December 2: Statement of Interest for 2020 Foundation Board of Trustee positions due

December 20: Deadline to apply to be CERA Mentor Director

December 30: Early Registration for the Conference on Medical Student Education Ends 

December 31: Deadline for applications for Instructor for Certificate Program for VA Faculty Due

January 2: Deadline to Submit Works-in-Progress Posters for Fellows, Residents, and Students

January 17: Last day to apply to be STFM Education Column Co-Editor

March 2: Deadline to Apply to the Medical Student Educators Development Institute