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Bristol Patient Safety Conference 16th May 2018

This independent patient safety and quality improvement conference is now in its fifth year.

16 May 2018


Engineers House, Clifton

This independent patient safety and quality improvement conference is now in its fifth year offers delegates the opportunity to :
• hear from eminent and expert speakers on patient safety and quality improvement
• learn about practice-based improvement projects
• share their work in a national poster competition.

Morning plenary talks are followed by afternoon workshops. Programme here (

Topics covered will include:
• Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB)
• learning from deaths
• criteria-led discharge
• patient safety culture toolkit
• human factors
• new approach to QI learning
• healthcare innovation
• maternity incidents

The plenary speakers are:
• Dr Kevin Stewart Medical Director, HSIB
• Dr Tricia Woodhead, Associate Clinical Director for Patient Safety, West of England AHSN
• Dr Mark Juniper, Consultant in Respiratory and Intensive Care Medicine and Lead Co-ordinator, National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome & Death
• Dr Rebecca Dyar, CT2 Anaesthetics and Quality Improvement Fellow, Torbay and South Devon Foundation Trust
• Liz Lees-Deutsch, Consultant Nurse (acute medicine) currently undertaking an NIHR funded PhD Research Fellowship in Discharge Practice and Risk Assessment
• Professor Tim Draycott, Consultant Obstetrician with a research interest in patient safety

Workshops led by: Ann Remmers, Patient Safety Programme Director, West of England AHSN; Jo Pendray, Improvement Lead, South West AHSN; Nicola Davey, Director, Quality Improvement Clinic; and Dr Laura Pickup, Human Factors Expert.

You can enter the quality improvement and patient safety poster competition by submitting your entry online here ( . The deadline is 16 March 2018.