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Patient Safety Summit

For one day, hundreds of health care professionals across the organization came together to learn about their colleagues' work in patient safety, research, safety culture and prevention and identification of harm. The theme of the 2016 summit was “Working Together to Achieve Zero Preventable Harm.”

2016 Event Highlights

  • Two Keynote speeches by:
    • David Newman-Toker, a professor of neurology and director of the neuro-visual and vestibular division at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His research focuses on eliminating stroke misdiagnoses in frontline health care settings such as the Emergency Department.

    • Kathleen Sutcliffe, a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at The Johns Hopkins University who studies meta-processes and practices that contribute to safety and reliability in health care and other high-risk industries.

  • Podium presentations and posters by faculty and staff members throughout Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Networking with safety champions across our health system
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine Patient Safety Video Contest 
  • Informational tables

Photo Gallery

Scroll through more than 150 images of presenters and participants from the event.

Patient Safety Video Contest

Watch the videos submitted for the 2016 patient safety video contest, including the winning entries.

Past Patient Safety Summit Presentations

View presentations from the 2016 Patient Safety Summit (JHED log-in required).