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Quality Forum 2019 Event Details

The Jeffords Institute for Quality will be sponsoring the 16th Annual Quality Forum on May 15, 2019. This year’s Quality Forum will be located at DoubleTree by Hilton in Burlington, VT from 8:00 – 10:30am with a continental breakfast from 7:30am and will feature quality and performance improvement projects as well as research studies from departments across the University of Vermont Health Network.

The UVM Health Network endeavors to provide the highest quality care in Vermont and Northern New York, and to meet this goal, we embrace suggestions for improvement that arise from anywhere in the system. I look forward to seeing many great ideas at the Quality Forum.” 
— John R. Brumsted, MD, President and CEO, The University of Vermont Health Network

How to Participate

To include your project in this year’s Quality Forum there are two steps:

  1. Submit a Poster Reservation. This will enable us to hold a space for your poster at the DoubleTree by Hilton and will allow us to include your project in this year’s event program. Complete the Poster Reservation by March 15, 2019. A confirmation email will be sent to you within 2 business days after receipt of your poster reservation.
  2. Complete the Poster Presentation Template. This will enable us to electronically send your poster for printing. Once completed, the poster will be returned to the Jeffords Institute for Quality and displayed for you at the Quality Forum. Following the event, your poster will be available to you. Please note that the Jeffords Institute for Quality will cover the costs associated with poster printing. The Poster Presentation Template must be completed and sent to the Jeffords Institute for Quality at by April 12, 2019, to be included in this year’s Forum.

Key Dates

Poster Reservation Deadline


Poster Submission Deadline


Event Date



For more information contact the Jeffords Institute for Quality at or call 802-847-7985. 

Poster Templates

Download the poster templates in PowerPoint below. Please use Firefox or Chrome for a browser.