SALG Patient Safety Conference

Wed, 22/11/2017
CPD Credits Anticipated: 
Places available
Event organiser(s): 
Professor Jaideep J Pandit


The Safe Anaesthesia Liaison Group Patient Safety Conference will be held in Manchester for a day of valuable insight and engaging lectures on important patient safety related topics.
The meeting will consist of lectures followed by ample time for discussion and networking opportunities for doctors engaged in clinical anaesthesia, pain management and intensive care medicine, and who have an interest in improving patient safety.

The event also features a trainee competition, including both oral presentations and a poster exhibition.

Lectures include:

  • Standards and safety
  • The Quick Reference Handbook
  • Resilience and safety
  • Learning from adverse incidents
  • Learning from excellence
  • What has happened to non-luer connectors?
  • Simulation for maternal safety
  • Patient safety in smaller obstetric units
  • The Healthcare Safety Investigation branch (HSIB)
  • Clinical debriefing
  • Stop or mock before you block?

Be sure to join us for this essential patient safety event.

Booking Information

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Abstract competition

Trainees are welcome to submit an abstract entry outlining a patient safety project that they have completed. Submissions will be assessed and the authors of the highest-scoring abstracts in the preliminary review will be invited to present their work orally. A prize will be awarded for the best short presentation (five minutes with two minutes for discussion), based on the presentation itself and the ensuing discussion. The next ten highest scoring abstract authors will be invited to present a poster.

Abstracts should detail a project or an initiative with interesting outcomes relevant to the wider audience, and demonstrate an understanding of current thinking and challenges in patient safety.

Please send submissions to 

Deadline: Midnight on Sunday 17th September 2017
Candidates will be notified by Monday, 2nd October 2017 on the status of their application. 




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