Upcoming Presentations

"Addressing Diagnostic Error"

Presented by Mark L. Graber, MD, FACP                           

Senior Fellow at RTI International
Professor Emeritus of Medicine at Stony Brook University
President of the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine

 

Friday,December 14, 2018

Noon - 1  pm
Lecture Room 3, 4th Floor Scaife Hall

About The Speaker

Dr Graber is a national leader in the field of patient safety who originated Patient Safety Awareness Week in 2002, an event now recognized internationally.  

He is also a pioneer in efforts to address diagnostic errors in medicine.  In 2008 he originated the Diagnostic Error in Medicine conference series, in 2011 he founded the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, and in 2014 he launched a new journal, DIAGNOSIS, devoted to improving the quality and safety of diagnosis, and reducing diagnostic error. 

Dr Graber is the 2014 recipient of the John M Eisenberg Award from The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum, recognizing individual achievement advancing patient safety.