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Awards & Scholarship

The Institute for Continuing Professional Development in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (I-QIPS) supports the professional development of BCM faculty and staff interested in pursuing careers in quality improvement by recognizing those who contribute to improvements in healthcare quality and patient safety across the College and its affiliated institutions.

For this purpose, I-QIPS is pleased to offer two award opportunities, as described below, to recognize those making quality improvement/patient safety-focused contributions in their careers.


The Distinguished Member Award serves to recognize the commitment and active involvement of I-QIPS Members (sign-up today to become a member) who are making sustained and active contributions in quality improvement and patient safety through improvement projects they are conducting within the College and/or an affiliated institution. Learn more...



I-QIPS Scholar Award

Information regarding eligibility, application process, and award selection criteria forthcoming.