The Philosophical Breakfast Club are honored to host the inaugural Exeter Patient Safety Conference on 21st and 22nd April 2016 at the University of Exeter.

The conference will be ‘TED style meets Virgin Disruptors’.

The international faculty will seek to promote collaboration, disruption and innovation by challenging the status quo as they share their experience as world leaders in their respective fields.

The key conference themes are:

Safety culture and cultural change – what does it look and feel like and how can we achieve it?

High performing teams – how can we create them and what behaviours do they exhibit to achieve long term success?

Human factors, Simulation and Quality Improvement for patient safety – how can we integrate these modalities into healthcare to harness their full potential?

Confirmed faculty:

Professor Erik Hollnagel – Professor University of Southern Denmark and Chief Consultant at the Centre for Quality Improvement, Southern Denmark

Professor Rhona Flin – Emeritus Professor of Applied Psychology, University of Aberdeen

Professor Ken Catchpole – Psychologist and Human Factors expert, USA

Professor Charles Vincent – Professor of Psychology, Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford

Dr Suzette Woodward – Head of the national campaign – ‘Sign up to Safety’

Professor Ian Curran – Professor of Innovation & Excellence in Healthcare Education at Queen Mary University of London and Assistant Director of Education and Professional Standards at the GMC

Mr Garin Underwood – Sports Scientist, Teacher and Pilot

Dr Tom Evens – HEMS doctor and World Championship rowing coach

Dr Matt Hill – Consultant Anaesthetist and Clinical Lead for Safety Culture at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth and SWAHSN

Mr Tim Draycott – Consultant Obstetrician North Bristol NHS Trust, Health Foundation Improvement Science Fellow and creator of the PROMPT (Practical Obstetric Multi-professional Training) course

Dr Ian Randle – President-elect The Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (CIEHF)

Dr Shelly Jeffcott – Human Factors specialist working with NHS Lothian

CPD approval from The Royal College of Anaesthetist – 12 points (reciprocal CPD points awarded by other Royal Colleges)



How to find us:
Xfi Building, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter EX4 4ST

The package includes:

Full access to the conference including delegate pack.
All refreshments and buffet lunch.
Evening drinks reception Thursday 21st April.

Links to hotels in Exeter

Jurys Inn
Western Way
Exeter EX1 2DB
01392 312400
Quote the Promo code: OFFER, to get 15% off (the best available rate).

Rougemont Hotel
Queen St
Exeter EX4 3SP
Call 01392 312268