About this event

  • Date and time Fri 18 Nov 2022 from 8:50am to 3:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Patient Safety

This event brings together students and trainees to show their work promoting patient safety within their organisations with prizes for the best poster and oral presentation. Speakers and workshops aim to inspire and develop new and existing ideas around patient safety in an engaging and dynamic way. With all specialities welcome, it provides an opportunity for cross-speciality learning and networking.

By engaging with keynote speakers, attending workshops and viewing posters attendees will develop their understanding of current topics in patient safety. The purpose of this meeting is to provide opportunities to network and learn from fellow students and trainees from all across the UK.

Benefits of attending: 

  • Value the importance of healthy inter-professional working relationships which engender best practice for patient safety
  • Develop your understanding of current topics in patient safety
  • Gain new insight into the legal issues currently facing the medical profession in relation to patient safety
  • Learn best practice in audit and quality improvement and apply this to your own patient safety focussed projects

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Session 1

Welcome and introduction
Patient safety at the intersection of artificial intelligence and health equity

Dr Jack Gallifant, Foundation Trainee, Imperial College NHS Trust

Performance under pressure

Dr Mark Stacey, Consultant Anaesthetist, Llandough hospital

Comfort break

Poster viewing

Session 2

Medicine & The Law

Mr Ed Glasgow, Partner at Kennedys LLP and President-Elect of the Section

Quality Improvement: A crash course

Dr Miriam Stephens, Consultant Anaesthetist, NHS Lanarkshire

Comfort break

Session 3

Oral ‘dragon’ presentations
Digital Medicine to Improve Patient Safety in the Emergency Department

Miss Eszter Arany

Evaluating 5-year outcome data of a nurse led paracentesis service and whether patient safety is maintained; preliminary results

Dr Mahir Yousuff

An ambulatory care syncope pathway provides safe management for low-risk syncope patients while providing long-term prognostic value

Dr Brian Wang

The recurrent miscarriage service at the Great Western Hospital: putting the business case forward for service improvement

Miss Sara Zaidi

Rapid access skin cancer same-day biopsy service

Miss Dalia Mohamed

Group poster presentations
Comfort break
Prize presentations
Close of meeting



Registration for this event will close at 1:00am on Thursday 17 November 2022.  Late registrations will not be accepted. 
The agenda is subject to change at any time 
If the event is recorded, we are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. There is no guarantee that all sessions will be available after the event, this is at the presenter’s and RSM’s discretion. 
All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations. 
This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 
Domus - reception

While you’re attending this event

Why not stay in the comfort of our hotel, Domus Medica, book dinner in the restaurant, or even hire one of our private dining rooms to socialise with your peers?

RSM members enjoy access to our enviable club facilities. For more information, please contact our team at domus@rsm.ac.uk or restaurant@rsm.ac.uk.

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