Registration Open for 2019 MHA Safety & Quality Symposium
Posted on June 24, 2019
Registration is now open for the MHA Safety & Quality Symposium taking place Sept. 26 at the Detroit Marriott Troy.
Keynote speaker Amy C. Edmondson headlines the list of speakers for the symposium. Edmondson, Novartis professor of leadership and management at the Harvard Business School, will outline the importance of psychological safety in creating a safe environment.
Additional speakers include Eric Alberts, CEM, corporate manager, emergency preparedness, at Orlando (FL) Regional Medical Center, who will share how his team prepared for and triaged the mass casualties resulting from the Pulse nightclub tragedy. His story and the lessons learned will help attendees prepare to act in many violent circumstances. Dayna Bowen Matthew, JD, PhD, distinguished professor of law, F. Palmer Weber research professor of civil liberties and human rights, professor of public health sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, will discuss the need for health equity in today’s changing healthcare landscape.
Those wishing to reserve an overnight room should arrange hotel accommodations immediately to ensure availability and the discounted rate. To do so, book your group rate online or call the Detroit Troy Marriott hotel at (888) 236-2427 and mention the MHA Safety and Quality Symposium to receive the discount. Reservations made after Sept. 3 will be confirmed based on availability.
The symposium is designed for clinical teams across the continuum of care, quality and safety professionals, healthcare executives and business leaders, and patient and family advocates. For more information on the symposium, contact Erin Steward at the MHA. Questions about registration should be directed to Janice Jones at the MHA.
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