Breakout Sessions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Every year, more than 25 expert-hosted breakout sessions across 6 tracks, explore new ideas, case studies and methodologies in safer care.

Please note: sessions for the 2019 edition of the Patient Safety Congress are expected to be finalized by November 20, 2018.


Past sessions for ​​​​​the 2018 ​​edition of the Patient Safety Congress included:​

  • The Business Case for an Innovative Systems Approach to Safety and Risk​​​​​​​​​
  • Promoting Emotional Well-Being
    among Clinicians after Adverse Events​
  • Practical Safety Applications Developed From High Reliability Principles​​​​
  • Quality and Safety Coa​ches Advancing a Culture of Safety at the Bedside​​​​
  • Our Healthcare Systems Are Expanding. What Could Go Wrong​?​​​
  • Engaging Families to Prevent Ambulatory Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLASBI)
  • Saving Septic Patient Lives by Utilizing Clinical Decision Support​​​​
  • Opioids: The Little Pill That Causes So Much Pain​​​​​


Presenters at the 2018 edition of the Patient Safety Congress came from organizations such as:

  • Boston Children's H​​​ospital​​
  • Beth Israel ​Deaconess Medic​al Center​​
  • MedStar Health​​
  • Porter Adventist Hospital​​
  • Duke University​​
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center​​
  • Memorial Health System​​
  • Signature Healthcare​​
  • North York General Hospital​​
  • UCHealth​​
  • Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center​​
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center​​
  • Johns Hopkins University​​
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center​​


Have you implemented innovative safer care practices in your organization? To lead a​ session at the 2019 IHI Patient Safety Congress, please click here.

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