MHC Updates

Upcoming Meetings

August 4, 2021

Gina Whitney MD

University of Colorado

Below are several up-and-coming opportunities to learn more about the science of handovers and transitions of care. Come join us!

2021 American Society of Anesthesiologists Meeting,  October 8-12 in San Diego CA

Conference Link: https://www.asahq.org/annualmeeting

At the Fall 2021 American Society of Anesthesiologists meeting in San Diego, several sessions will be sponsored by the Multi-Center Handoff Collaborative of the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation.  There are opportunities to learn about the science of handovers and their implementation and to become involved in this important work.  Workshops and Workgroup meetings are all on October 10th.  I’ve included the schedule below.

DayDateTimeSession
Sunday10 October 202110:30-11:30 amMHC EMR Workshop
Sunday10 October 202110:30-11:30 am MHC Research Workgroup
Sunday 10 October 2021 1:30-2:30 pmMHC General Session
Sunday 10 October 2021 2:45-3:45 pmMHC Educations Workgroup
Sunday 10 October 2021 2:45-3:45 pmMHC Communications Workgroup

17th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

APSF link: https://www.apsf.org/event/17th-world-congress-of-anaesthesiologists/

Conference link: https://www.wca2021.org/

Sunday, September 5, 2021, 11h15–12h15 (Prague), 05h15-06h15 (EST-US)

Session title: Recommendations to Improve Patient Safety from the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation’s Multi-Center Handoff Collaborative

Co-Chairs: Philip Greilich, MD, MSc and Lee Ann Riesenberg, RN, PhD

AHRQ HERO Collaborative Research Conference

December 2-3, 2021

Conference aims: 1) examine evidence base for important gaps and measures; 2) Develop thematic research strategy and define infrastructure needs; and 3) promote stakeholder synergy for conduct multi-center handoff trials.

(Virtual) Design Studio format – hosted by Vanderbilt University Medical Center Strategy & Innovation Office

 Conference Co-Chairs: Philip Greilich, MD, MSc and Dan France PhD