Microsystem Academy Fall Retreat


A Time for Reflection and Renewal

The Dartmouth Institute Microsystem Academy Fall Retreat 2016

September 29-30, 2016

Focus on Leadership

Click here to download a pdf of the 2016 TDIMA Fall Retreat Presentations

Click here to download a pdf of the Posters from 2016 TDIMA Fall Retreat

Click here for a summary from the Leadership for Improvement for Patients with Patients with Cristin Lind

COMING SOON! Click the links below to watch the following presentations from the 2016 TDIMA Fall Retreat

Physicians’ engagement: qualitative studies exploring physicians’ experiences of engaging in improving clinical services and processesFredrik Bååthe

“Conversations of Health Care” Talk Show Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter

The Microsystem Fall Retreat offers interprofessional colleagues from around the world the opportunity to come together to share and reflect on their experiences and lessons learned from adapting and applying clinical microsystem theory and coaching in a variety of contexts. The Fall Retreat also is a time to renew the collective commitment to advancing new ideas and knowledge to continually improve and provide the highest quality, safety, and value of health care across the field.

The retreat will include presentations from some of the best minds and leaders in health care improvement, as well as moderated discussion groups, active learning and poster sessions.

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear and learn from those on the front lines leading and advancing this work through the lens of the clinical microsystem.


  • Regular Registration (1 night hotel)   $600
  • Commuter Registration (no hotel)     $250
  • Student Registration (no hotel)          $100

Any participants who present a poster at the Thursday evening poster session will qualify for a 10% discount off the above prices.

Fall 2016 Agenda

Thursday, September 29, 2016

9:00-12:00 Two Special Pre-Retreat Offerings

Research: The Team Coaching Model in Action

Communication and Relationship Workshop (Additional $100 Fee) – Nan Cochran & Maysel White

1:00-1:20 Welcome and General Session
1:20-2:20 Developing Microsystem Leadership Joan Clifford & Gay Landstrom
2:20-2:45 Break
2:45-4:00 Leadership Executive Coaching – Whit Mitchell
4:00-5:00 Physician Engagement and ImprovementFredrik Bååthe
5:00       Summary and Overview of Evening
5:30-6:30 Poster Session
6:30-7:30 Dinner
7:30-8:30 Leading Development of Improvement Capability “Escape Rooms!”
8:30 Debrief and Adjourn

Friday, September 30, 2016

8:00-8:15 Welcome
8:15-9:30 Leading Health Care Across a County: The Swedish Experience
9:30-9:45 Break
9:45-10:30 National Leadership Strategies
10:45-11:45 Leading Co-Production  Maren Batalden
11:45-12:30 Lunch
12:30-1:30 Break Out Sessions
1:30-2:30 “Conversations on Health Care” Talk Show – Mark Marsselli & Margaret Flinter
2:30 Summary & Adjourn