Patient safety

Picker Institute: Top honours awarded to Sir Liam Donaldson

30 October 2006

At the International Society for Quality in Healthcare conference, held at London’s QEII Conference Centre, on 30 October 2006, Chief Medical Officer (UK), Professor Sir Liam Donaldson, has been presented with a 2006 Picker Award for Excellence in recognition of his achievements in the field of patient-centred care and patient safety.

The Picker Institute is an IAPO member, working with patients, professionals and policy makers to promote understanding of the patient’s perspective at all levels of healthcare policy and practice.