Patient safety

Patient Safety Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools

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Patient Safety Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools

The WHO Patient Safety Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools, published in 2009 aims to encourage and facilitate the teaching of patient safety topics to medical students.

Evaluation and piloting

An international evaluation study of the Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools was completed in nine countries across the six WHO regions by December 2010.

Patient Safety Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools

This report describes the evaluation study and outcomes of WHO Patient Safety Curriculum Guide for Medical Schools.

Dissemination of WHO Patient Safety Curriculum Guide

The Curriculum Guide has been presented at a number of international and regional conferences and an outline of the programme was reported in the BMJ.