On the conference's second day, we introduced our keynote panel of medical experts, educators and individuals directly involved in the making of the To Err is Human documentary.
They engaged in a spirited exchange surrounding the personal and systemic impact of preventable medical harm. The knowledgeable group also shared well-considered ideas for solving the problem.
The patient safety panelists were
Mike Eisenberg, the Director and Co-producer of To Err is Human
Sue Sheridan, Director of Patient Engagement, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine
Dr. Tara Bastek, Neonatologist, Bioethicist and Chair of the WakeMed bioethics committee
Dr. West Paul, Chief Quality and Medical Staff Officer at WakeMed Health
Dr. Amar Patel, Chief Learning Officer ,CAE Healthcare Academy and panel moderator