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Patient Safety Education Program Conference 2015

  • Published Wed Apr 22nd 2015

    Saturday, August 15th - Sunday, August 16th, 2015 Kingston, ON

    Built upon a train the trainer model, PSEP – Canada is one response to the challenges that remain in integrating fundamental patient safety practices into the delivery of healthcare. With an emphasis on an interprofessional team approach, executive sponsorship support and peer to peer education, PSEP – Canada’s 2 day education conference aims to create a tipping point on the frontline delivery of healthcare that inspires and drives a culture of quality and safe care.


    Engage frontline professionals and take your organization’s quality and patient safety culture to the next level.


    For more information visit: http://patientsafetyinstitute.ca


    About the conference:


    The Master of Science in Healthcare Quality at Queen's University along with The Canadian Patient Safety Institute are excited to offer this session. With an emphasis on creativity and excellence in educational techniques, the PSEP – Canada conference is delivered by well-respected quality and patient safety healthcare professionals and educators from across Canada and focuses on:


    • Applying human factors in the workplace
    • Scientific methods for improving safety
    • Organizational Culture and dealing with change
    • Understanding teamwork
    • Moving beyond blame to systems thinking
    • How to teach and implement patient safety


    At the end of the conference, participants will leave as certified PSEP – Canada trainers. Trainers will be equipped with a comprehensive patient safety curriculum which can be easily embedded to your organization’s current education, Patient Safety and Quality practices.


    Applicants must have a commitment from an executive leader in their organization to participate in a one hour, post-conference executive session webinar, as well as demonstrated support at the executive level of their institution for dissemination within their home organization.

    Conference Location: 


    Kinesiology Building
    Queen’s University
    28 Division Street
    Kingston, ON
    K7L 3N6