Society for Pediatric Pathology

Approved Patient Safety Course

Role of Bias in Pediatric Pathology: Preventing Errors and Enhancing Patient Safety One Child at a Time, Vinay Prasad, MD, Monroe Carrell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Kathleen Nicol, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital, The Ohio State University 

This is an ABPath approved Patient Safety Course, and would carry Improvement in Medical Practice credit in addition to CME and SAM credits to participants who fulfill the CME and SAM requirements.

At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  • Identify different cognitive biases that can cause errors
  • Utilize de-biasing strategies, thereby preventing errors
  • Understand the dual processing system that we use every day, and utilize their understanding of Type 1 (intuitive) and Type 2 (analytic) processes to avoid errors and failureIdentify different cognitive biases that can cause errors

Upcoming Trainings:

  • March 14, 2021; Baltimore, Maryland, USA