Diagnostic Error in Medicine 6th International Conference: Chicago, IL: September 22-25, 2013
We are pleased to announce that this year’s Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference is sponsored by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and will be held on our Chicago Campus. Northwestern’s Master of Science in Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Program Director, Donna Woods, EdM, PhD is co-chair of DEM 2013. The 6th International Diagnostic Error in Medicine conference is the only meeting that is focused solely on one of today’s most significant patient safety problems: diagnostic error. It brings together healthcare professionals from around the world, representing many clinical disciplines, as well as diverse healthcare stakeholders, such as researchers, payers, risk managers, and patients. Learn more and register, or see the promotional flyer.
SAVE THE DATE: Harvey Feinberg, MD, PhD to delivery the Hollister Lecture on December 10th
Northwestern University Hollister Lecture, the University’s endowed lecture pertaining to public health. Harvey Feinberg, MD, PhD, the President of the Institute of Medicine and former Provost and Dean of the School of Public Health, Harvard University, will deliver the lecture entitled, “Decision making in medical care, public health practice, and health policy” at 4pm that day.