7th Annual NPSF Lucian Leape Institute Forum & Gala
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 | Boston, MA
Peter J. Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM
Senior Vice President for Patient Safety and Quality
Director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Health Policy & Management, The Bloomberg School of Public Health
Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
In a unique and collegial setting designed to encourage sharing of perspectives, the LLI Forum & Gala provides a remarkable opportunity for you to meet and connect with national patient safety thought leaders and peers from across health care and to signal your support for the Institute’s mission.
The afternoon educational forum is an interactive discussion led by the Lucian Leape Institute members, who offer insights into their work and seek attendee reaction and perspectives.
The evening gala consists of a networking reception and dinner, with a keynote address by Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM.
About Peter J. Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM
Dr. Peter Pronovost is a world-renowned patient safety champion and a practicing critical care physician. His scientific work leveraging checklists to reduce catheter-related bloodstream infections has saved thousands of lives and earned him high-profile accolades, including being named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time Magazine and receiving a coveted MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” in 2008. Elected to the Institute of Medicine in 2011, Dr. Pronovost is an advisor to the World Health Organization’s World Alliance for Patient Safety and regularly addresses the U.S. Congress on patient safety issues. He is senior vice president of patient safety and quality and director of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Visit his blog, Points from Pronovost.