The Forum of ESRD Networks will present the Creating a Culture of Quality 4th Annual Conference on “Achieving Quality: Reconciling Competing Goals” in Baltimore MD on March 23-24, 2015. The conference will examine quality of care as it relates to patient-centered care goals versus the reality of clinical directives and cost consciousness. A panel of patients will describe how they would have structured the QIP. For details see http://esrdnetworks.org/quality-conference-march-2015/2015-meeting-registration-materials-conference-agenda/at_download/file . The Conference will immediately follow the Renal Physicians Association’s Annual Meeting March 19-22 in Baltimore. Check http://www.renalmd.org/ for more information about the RPA Meeting.