Patient safety

2008 events


Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance - Core Group Meeting

20-21 November 2008 - Geneva, Switzerland

International Conference on Health Promotion and Quality Health Services

19-21 November 2008 - Bangkok. Thailand

2008 Global Ministerial Forum for Research on Health

17-20 November, Bamako, Mali

Global Pulse Oximetry Project - First International Consultation

29-30 October 2008 - Geneva, Switzerland

ISQua 25th International Conference

19-22 October 2008, Copenhagen, Denmark

Global Handwashing Day

15 October 2008

9th Congress of the International Federation of Infection Control

7-10 October 2008 - Santiago, Chile

Clean Care is Safer Care Core Group Meeting

29 Sep - 1 Oct 2008
Geneva, Switzerland

Pilot study to assess research tools for used in resource poor environment: Thailand

29 Sept-3 Oct 2008 - Bangkok, Thailand

Ministerial signing ceremony for "Clean Care is Safer Care"

Yaounde, Cameroon - 3 September 2008

Tackling antimicrobial resistance

23-24 July 2008 - Geneva, Switzerland

WHO European Ministerial Conference on Health Systems

25-27 June 2008, Tallinn, Estonia

Launch of Safe Surgery Saves Lives

25 June 2008, Washington D.C.

13th Int'nl Congress for Infectious Diseases (ICID)

19-22 June, 2008 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Irish event for Safe Surgery Save Lives

17 June 2008 - Dublin, Ireland

35th Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) Annual Conference

15-19 June, 2008 - Denver, Colorado USA

XVII Foro Internacional “SEGURIDAD DEL PACIENTE”

11-13 June - Bogota, Colombia

Geneva Health Forum 2008

25-28 May 2008 - Geneva, Switzerland

World Health Assembly 2008

19-24 May 2008

Patients for Patient Safety Workshop – National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) and Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) in collaboration with PFPS, London, May 2008

Serbia commits to First Global Patient Safety Challenge "Clean Care is Safer Care"

3 April 2008 - Belgrade, Serbia

Second International Patient Safety Congress

25-29 March 2008 - Antalya, Turkey

World Health Care Congress Europe 2008

10-12 March 2008 - Berlin, Germany

International Alliance of Patients' Organizations 3rd Global Patients Congress

20-22 February 2008 - Budapest, Hungary

Lucian Leape Institute Inaugural Gala (National Patient Safety Foundation)

8 February 2008 - Boston, USA

Launch of the Hong Kong hand hygiene campaign

21 January 2008 - Hong Kong SAR, China

Emerging and Re-emerging Diseases - New Perspectives, New Approaches, and New Tools

18-19 January 2008 - Hong Kong SAR, China

Second International Consultation, Global Patient Safety Challenge "Safe Surgery Saves Lives"

10-11th January 2008 - Geneva, Switzerland

National Workshop on Patient Safety

30 June-1 July 2008 - Lisboa, Portugal

About us

Sir Liam Donaldson, WHO Envoy for Patient Safety

Patient safety fact file