Patient Safety Conference

Wed, 30/11/2016
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Professor J Pandit

SALG is delighted to announce that the RCoA's Royal Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, will be attending this meeting.

The Safe Anaesthesia Liaison Group (SALG) are delighted to host the annual Patient Safety Conference at the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh on 30 November 2016.

This is a single-day meeting which consists of lectures, each of which is followed by ample time for discussion and networking opportunities. It is intended for doctors engaged in clinical anaesthesia, pain management and intensive care medicine who have an interest in improving patient safety.
Experts will present up-to-date information on a wide range of patient safety related topics, and we are delighted to confirm that the Chief Medical Officer for Scotland, Dr Catherine Calderwood and Shona Robison, MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport will both be addressing the conference.  
Lectures on the day include:
  • Preventing adverse events
  • The culture of safety, from ideal to real
  • Keynote address: Realising realistic medicine for patient safety
  • Update from the Safe Anaesthesia Liaison Group
  • Update from the AAGBI
  • HALT – breaking down hierarchies in theatres
  • Pharmaceutical safety – impacts of overprescribing
  • Neuraxial connectors implementation
  • Implementing IT systems safely

Booking Information
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Due to security requirements relating to The Princess Royal’s attendance, registrations will be accepted until 29 November. We will be unable to accept delegate registrations on the day of the conference.



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