You are invited to attend an inaugural event on quality improvement and patient safety

Title: “Putting the Patient First: Providing Healthcare that is Patient Safe and Patient Centered”

Date:   June 5, 2012

Time:   8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Location:  Georgetown University’s Gaston Hall, 3rd Floor Healy Hall (click here for directions)

Speakers:  Carolyn Clancy, MD, Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (9 a.m. to 10 a.m.)

Donald Berwick, MD, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and former President and CEO of the Institute of Healthcare Improvement (10 a.m. to 11 a.m.)

RSVP:  By May 15th,

We seek a diverse audience of healthcare professionals including attendees from academe, health policy, administration, and medicine, who are well placed to shape and promote improvements in quality, patient safety, and patient-centered care.  
A continental breakfast will be served.  Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

Sponsored By:

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Center for Patient Safety
Georgetown University Medical Center
School of Nursing & Health Studies
Georgetown University’s IHI Open School Chapter