This video was showcased at the Annual Institute for Healthcare Improvement Conference in Orlando, Florida in 2010 as a part of a series profiling organizations doing innovative work in patient safety and quality improvement. The Centre was the only non-US organization spotlighted in the series and was chosen based on our work in building capacity and engaging faculty in patient safety efforts.
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2013
Location: The Hospital for Sick Children, Daniels Hollywood Theatre
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Date: Thursday, October 10th, 2013
Location: Westin Harbour Castle
Keynote: Professor Charles Vincent
Charles Vincent trained and worked as an NHS clinical psychologist before beginning a research career. In 1995 he established the Clinical Risk Unit at University College where he was Professor of Psychology before moving to Imperial College in 2002. He is now Director of the Imperial Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality (CPSSQ) and the Clinical Safety Research Unit, which is based in the Department of Surgery and Cancer. He is the editor of Clinical Risk Management (BMJ Publications, 2nd edition, 2001) and author of Patient Safety (2nd edition 2010). From 1999 to 2003 he was a Commissioner on the UK Commission for Health Improvement. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and was recently reappointed as an NIHR Senior Investigator.
2010-2011 COLIN WOOLF AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN COURSE COORDINATION
for the 2010-2011 Certificate in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement.
Congratulations to Dr. Etchells and the rest of the planning committee.
©2012 Gustavo Toledo Photography.
Dr. Ed Etchells (Associate Director, U of T Centre for Patient Safety) on the leftandDr. Dimitri Anastakis (Interim Vice-Dean, Continuing Education & Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto) on the right.
Dr. Chris Parshuram, Director of Paediatric Patient Safety Research, Centre for Patient Safety is featured in the Vancouver Sun article:
BMJ Quality & Safety (formerly Quality and Safety in Health Care)