Making health care safer CONFERENCE 2011`


Making health care safer:
learning from social and organizational research

27th-28th June 2011, St Andrews, Scotland

The two day conference explored key questions facing researchers, practitioners and policy-makers: questions that addressed better collective learning, sustainable quality improvement and safer patient care

The meeting took place in St Andrews over two days and included discussion and debate, with plenary sessions, interactive workshops and provided a range of opportunities for networking and learning. Click here for further information

Professor Huw Davies welcomes delegates to the conference.

Mary Dixon-Woods talks about the Safer Patients Initiative and the challenges in studying patient safety.

Naomi Fulop on Organisational and social perspectives on patient safety.

Delegates viewing posters during a break between sessions.

Delegates viewing posters during a break between sessions.

Justin Waring on the future of patient safety research and paractice.

Concluding remarks from David Steel.