Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit starts in two days!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 15th Annual Patient Safety Summit is set to kick off in two days this Thursday, September 8 and continue September 15, 22 and 29. The virtual event will take place each day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT.

This year’s Summit is themed “Strength and Courage in the Year of the Tiger,” and will be highlighted by Keynote Speaker Laurel Braitman, PhD, discussing “The Mental Health Benefits of Storytelling for Healthcare Professionals.” Braitman is a New York Times bestselling author, historian and anthropologist of science.

The Summit will also feature sessions on “How to De-escalate a Situation and Protect Yourself,” “What Does the Vanderbilt Nurse Case Really Mean?” and “Layers of Protection for Patient Safety.” Continuing Education Credits will be provided. There is a 10 percent discount on ticket prices for groups of 10 or more.

You can purchase tickets here.

For a full list of speakers and agenda, please click here.

For information, please contact Patti Taylor at

Dallas- Fort Worth Hospital Council Research and Education Foundation is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. CPHQ & ASHRM CE’s have also been requested; you may self-report ACHE credits.