Foundation’s annual Patient Safety Summit set to start Sept. 9

Healthcare heroes unite! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s 14th Annual Patient Safety Summit is set to kick off on September 9 and continue September 16, 23 and 30. The virtual event will take place each day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, CDT.

This year’s Summit is themed “Healthcare Heroes United,” and will be highlighted by Keynote Speakers Darryl Ross and Eric Kidwell. Their energetic presentation is titled “Power of Two!”

The Summit will also feature sessions on “Care for the Caregiver,” “The Future of COVID-19” and “Burnout and Behavioral Health.” Continuing Education Credits will be provided. A 10 percent discount is available to groups of 10 or more.

Poster submissions are now being accepted and are due August 20. The top-20 posters judged by the planning committee will be accepted with authors provided free admission to the entire event. Authors of the top-three posters selected will present their findings during separate 15-minute sessions on September 30.

Sponsorships are now available, to include event registrations, company videos, private sponsor rooms and visitors during a virtual sponsor bingo.

You can register here.

Sponsorships are available here.

Posters can be submitted 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 also self-report ACHE qualified credits.