Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care
Transforming health care through partnerships

IPFCC is closely monitoring developments related to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and its potential impact. At this time, our 9th International Conference in Nashville, TN from August 18-20, 2020 is expected to proceed as planned. IPFCC takes very seriously the responsibility to protect the health, safety and well-being of all and will provide updates as needed.

2020 Annual Conference Nashville Skyline

IPFCC invites you to come to “Music City” on August 18-20, 2020 for the 9th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality, Safety, and Equity. The conference will be held at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel in vibrant downtown Nashville, TN – home of country music.

Our International Conferences showcase exemplary programs grounded in collaboration among health care professionals, patients, and families to address current challenges in health care.

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Our conferences are unique in so many ways, particularly in the authentic involvement of patient and family partners in every aspect of the conference—as members of the program planning committee and abstract review committee and as co-presenters in nearly every presentation.

Bev Johnson at IPFCC International Conference

This Conference will highlight innovative efforts and provide strategies to improve quality, safety, and equity.

Join us in Nashville to hear inspiring keynote speakers, attend topical breakout sessions, view informative posters, network, and share your knowledge with peers! Register today for early bird pricing!

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Participation in this conference allowed for exposure to innovative techniques to further enhance PFCC and improve patient safety, experience, and outcome within my own organization.

Wonderful conference. I leave with a sense of enthusiasm and some lasting connections. Thank you!

Great conference! Very powerful and eye opening!

2018 Conference Attendees

IPFCC is proud to be working “in concert” with our generous sponsors:

Leadership support from
Vandebilt University Medical Center

Partnership support from