Bristol Patient Safety Conference 2018

Date: 16 May 2018
Time: 8:30am - 5pm
Cost: £209

An independent patient safety and quality improvement conference now in its fifth year.

  • hear from patient safety and quality improvement experts
  • learn from practice-based improvement projects
  • share your work through their national poster competition


  • 8.30 Registration, tea and coffee, networking and posters
  • 9.30 Welcome and introduction
    Mr Richard Annandale, Healthcare Lawyer
  • 9.35 Opening Plenary
    Dr Tricia Woodhead, Associate Clinical Director for Patient Safety, West of England Academic Health Science Network (WEAHSN)
  • 10.00 Learning from Mortality Reviews
    Dr Mark Juniper, Consultant in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine, Lead Co-ordinator, National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death
  • 10.25 Talk on a legal subject related to patient safety
    Speaker to be confirmed
  • 10.45 My journey as a Quality Improvement Fellow
    Dr Rebecca Dyar, Quality Improvement Fellow, Torbay and South Devon Foundation Trust
  • 11.05 Coffee and tea and posters
  • 11.35 Healthcare innovation
    Speaker to be confirmed from Worrell Design, a global design firm that specialises in healthcare innovation and strategy
  • 12.00 The role of the healthcare safety investigation branch
    Dr Kevin Stewart, Medical Advisor, HSIB, Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch
  • 12.30 Lunch
  • 13.30 Workshops and seminars each 40 minutes duration, choose two of the following:
    A. Quality Improvement - combining digital technology with innovative learning
    Nicola Davey, Quality Improvement Practitioner
    B. Human Factors - interactive session
    Dr Laura Pickup and Dr Cath Ward
    C. Safety Culture Toolkit - a practical approach
    Jo Pendray, Improvement Lead, South West Academic Health Science Network, (SWAHSN)
    D. TBC
  • 14.50 Tea and coffee
  • 15.15 Afternoon plenary talks
  • 16.15 Poster competition prizes
  • 16.30 Closing remarks
Event address: Engineers' House
The Promenade
Clifton Down
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