Monday, May 14, 2012
Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference 2012
More information about the conference can be found here.
The Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference (DEM) is dedicated specifically to diagnostic error in medicine. The ultimate goal of this conference is to improve patient safety by reducing the likelihood of diagnostic error in medicine. Minimizing diagnostic error is an essential component of safe patient care, and towards this end the conference activities are organized to summarize the current state of the field, to review active research, and to consider emerging ideas on the education and research agenda that should be implemented to reduce diagnostic error.
The Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine is committed to encouraging research, promoting education, and building awareness about misdiagnosis.