Explore the International Forum on Perioperative Safety and Quality

Attendees will start the meeting by hearing from keynote speaker, David M. Gaba, M.D., how simulation in health care can help clinicians improve patient safety in settings of high and low resources. Attendees will also discover global perspectives, successful implementation of quality projects, and how to maximize learning from adverse events. The ISQ brings you the latest resources to help improve perioperative outcomes for patients and communities. View the Accreditation and Designations Statements.

Meeting Agenda for October 12, 2018
Jointly provided by the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the European Society of Anesthesiology
Time Program
7 – 7:45 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration
 7:45 – 8:45 a.m.
Introductions & Plenary Lecture:
Simulation in Health Care for Patient Safety — How It Can Help All Clinicians in Settings of High and Low Resources

David M. Gaba, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, United States
8:45 – 9:45 a.m.

Skilled Performance Challenges in the OR: Human Factors Perspectives from NASA

Prospective memory failures illustrate the vulnerability of skilled, conscientious experts to error
Speaker: Key Dismukes, Ph.D., NASA Ames Research Center, United States
The Cognitive Demands of Cognitive Aids
Speaker: Barbara Burian, Ph.D., NASA Ames Research Center, United States

9:45 – 10:15 Break
 10:15 – 11:45 a.m.

Breakout 1:
Integrating Clinical Advancements and Safety Strategies to Improve Postoperative Pain Management

Rita Katznelson, M.D., Toronto General Hospital, Canada 
Johannes Wacker, M.D., Hirslanden Clinic, Switzerland

  Breakout 2:
Managing Colleagues Whose Risky Behavior Endangers Patients
Dorre Nicholau, M.D., UCSF, United States
Susan Penney, J.D., UCSF, United States
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch Non-CME Panel - Patient Safety and Technology
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Panel:
Safety 1 vs. Safety 2 - Is Error Analysis More Important Than Success Analysis?

Error Analysis: Neal Cohen M.D., UCSF, United States  
Success Analysis: Michael O’Connor, M.D., University of Chicago, United States
 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Breakout 1:
Successful Quality Projects: Sharing the Secrets of Implementation Success

Rick Dutton, M.D., United States Anesthesia Partners (USAP), United States
  Breakout 2:
Implementing an Anesthesiologist Friendly Perioperative Surgical Site Infection (SSI) Prevention Protocol

Melanie Donnelly, M.D., University of Colorado Hospital, United States
Patrick Fernandez, M.D., Children’s Hospital Colorado, United States
Josh Godding, M.D., University of Iowa, United States
Mausam Kuvadia, M.D., Georgetown University Hospital, United States
Randy Loftus, M.D., University of Iowa, United States
Eli Schmidt, University of Iowa, United States
Russell T. Wall, M.D., Georgetown University Hospital, United States           
3:30 – 4 p.m. Break
4 – 5 p.m.

Medication Shortages Are A Safety & Quality Issue–Perspectives from Around the World

Beverly Philip, M.D., Harvard Medical School, United States
Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, M.D., Hospital Bærum, Norway
Daniela Filipescu, M.D., Emergency Institute of Cardiovasc Diseases, Romania
Fauzia Khan, M.D., The Aga Khan University, Pakistan

5 – 6 p.m. Reception
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