Diagnosis Errors in Health Care
10/13/15 Chicago, IL
Join the Chicago chapter of the Association of Health Care Journalists on Oct. 13 for a panel discussion of the recently released Institute of Medicine report “Improving Diagnosis in Health Care.” The committee writing the report concluded that "most people will experience at least one diagnostic error in their lifetime, sometimes with devastating consequences."
Date: Oct. 13, 2015
Time: 6:30-8:15 p.m. (Refreshments at 6:30, program at 7 p.m.)
Location: Columbia College, Journalism Department, 33 East Congress, corner of Wabash and Congress, under the L tracks, Room 219
- Paul L. Epner, M.B.A., M.Ed., executive vice president, co-founder & director, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, chair, Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference
Karen Cosby, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., senior attending, Department of Emergency Medicine, Cook County Hospital (Stroger) and Associate Professor, Rush University Medical School
David M. Liebovitz, M.D., F.A.C.P., chief medical information executive, Northwestern Memorial Healthcare Central Region
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