Presentation by mikesanye


									    Presentation                                                                         Areas of interest (proposed topics subject to enlargement)                        HEPS Steering Committee
What is HEPS2008                                                                         People                                                                         President: Halimahtun Khalid                              • Pierre Falzon
                                                                                         • Cognitive processes and clinical decision making                             (Chair of Science Technology and Practice IEA             (Past President International Ergonomics
The first HEPS conference aimed at creating bridges among different disciplines                                                                                         Executive Committee - Malaysia)                           Association - France)
                                                                                         • Naturalistic decision making and sensemaking process in the clinical teams
(medicine and surgery, information technology, occupational psychology, clinical                                                                                                                                                  • Andrea Gardini
                                                                                         • Human error in clinical pathways                                             • Sebastiano Bagnara                                      (President Italian Healthcare Quality Society
engineering and architecture, human factors and ergonomics) in order to share            • Healthcare ergonomics litigations                                            (University of Sassari-Alghero - Italy)                   and Member of Council ISQUA - Italy)
a strong interest in the promotion of human factors and ergonomics in healthcare         • Communicating the healthcare experience                                      • Marie-Catherine Beuscart-Zephyr                         • Kerm Henriksen
                                                                                         • Inside stories: the patient’s experience                                     (Established Researcher in cognitive ergonomics           (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality - USA)
and patient safety.                                                                      • Designing patients’ participation                                            and medical informatics - France)                         • Kenji Itoh
                                                                                                                                                                        • Pascale Carayon                                         (International Ergonomics Society Human
Starting from this interdisciplinary approach, the focus of the second HEPS              • Designing competences for patient safety                                     (Secretary General of International Ergonomics            Reliability TC - Japan)
conference is on the strategic role of citizens, patients and clinicians in the design   • Elder people and safety                                                      Association - USA)                                        • Riccardo Tartaglia
                                                                                         • Professional disease                                                         • Richard Cook                                            (President Italian Ergonomics Society and CRM
and improvement of healthcare systems. An ergonomic solution, oriented to the                                                                                           (University of Chicago - USA)                             Center - Tuscany Region - Italy)
                                                                                         Organization                                                                   • Jan Dul                                                 • Charles Vincent
healthcare domain, needs to be based on the daily experience of the main users                                                                                          (Chair IEA Technical Committee - Hospital and             (Imperial College London - UK)
                                                                                         • System reliability and patient safety
of the system. The healthcare services need to be designed as the co-product                                                                                            Patient Safety Ergonomics - The Netherlands)              • Bob Wears
                                                                                         • Resilience engineering for patient safety                                                                                              (University of Florida - USA)
of the interaction between clinicians and patients.                                      • Simulation for training
Bridging the knowledge in human factor and ergonomics with quality in healthcare         • Healthcare quality and ergonomics                                               HEPS 2008 Conference Committees
                                                                                         • Care in hospital, ambulatory settings, long-term care and at home            Organizing Board
planning is the key issue of this conference. We wish to promote a learning and
                                                                                         • Organizational culture/climate and patient safety                            • Coordinator: Sebastiano Bagnara (University of Sassari-Alghero - Italy)
reporting culture among hospital workers (physicians, nurses, technicians,               • Error analysis methods                                                       • Pascal Carayon (General Secretary of International Ergonomics Association - USA)
                                                                                                                                                                        • Wolfgang Friesdorf (Technical University of Berlin - Germany)
administrators, management staff, clinical risk & patient safety managers). This         • Organizational design of healthcare systems                                  • Holger Luczak (German Ergonomics Society-Germany)
                                                                                         • Clinical risk management and medical performances                            • Michel Neboit (President of Société d’Ergonomie de Langue Française and IEA Council Member - France)
is the turning point for the succes of clinical risk management plans for enhancing                                                                                     • Anne Sophie Nyssen (Université de Liège - Belgium)
                                                                                         • Homecare and safety
patient safety.                                                                                                                                                         • Riccardo Tartaglia (President of the Italian Ergonomics Society Center CRM - Tuscany Region - Italy)
                                                                                         • Accidents/incidents reporting systems and organizational learning
                                                                                                                                                                        International Scientific Board                            • Waldemar Karwowski
                                                                                         Design                                                                         • Béatrice Barthe (Université de Toulouse 2 - France)     (Department of Industrial Engineering - Center for
Proposal for participation
                                                                                         • Evidence based design                                                        • Monica Bettoni (Ministry of Health - Italy)             Industrial Ergonomics, University of Louisville - USA)
A broad range of research and applied topics will be covered during the Conference.      • Emergency design                                                             • Sandrine Caroly (Université de Grenoble - France)       • Sharon Kleefield
The topics listed under each thematic area are indicative of the broad spectrum          • Wayfinding and layout                                                        • Judy Edworthy (University of Plymouth - UK)             (Harvard Medical International - USA)
                                                                                         • Healthcare architecture and organization                                     • Madeleine R. Estryn-Béhar                               • Basia Kutryba (ESQH; NCQA - Poland)
of issues to be addressed, and are not intended to limit the range of submissions.                                                                                      (Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris - France)      • Monique Lortie
                                                                                         • Safety by design
                                                                                                                                                                        • Franco Filipponi                                        (Université du Québec à Montréal - Canada)
                                                                                                                                                                        (Tuscany Transplant Organization - Italy)                 • Lucio Luzzatto (Tuscany Oncology Institute - Italy)
Audience                                                                                 Human and technology interaction                                               • Thomas Fleischmann (German Emergency                    • Nicolas Marmaras
                                                                                         • Information technology and learning reporting systems                        Medicine Society - Germany)                               (National Technical University of Athens - Greece)
• Ergonomists                                                                            • Design for usability for surgical and medical devices                        • Wolfgang Friesdorf                                      • Rafael Matesanz (Spanish Transplant
• Occupational and organizational psychologists                                          • Healthcare information technology, such as electronic health record,         (Technical University of Berlin - Germany)                Organization - Spain)
• Physicians                                                                                                                                                            • Anne Marie Gallet (ANACT, Agence Nationale              • Michel Neboit (past Head of Ergonomics
                                                                                           computerized provider order entry, bar coding medication administration
                                                                                                                                                                        pour l'Amélioration des Conditions de Travail - France)   Department, INRS - France)
• Surgeons                                                                               • Human-computer interaction and usability                                     • Gianfranco Gensini (University of Florence - Italy)     • Sabina Nuti (S.Anna School of Advanced Studies
• Dentists                                                                               • Maintenance of biomedical devices and patient safety                         • Alessandro Ghirardini (Ministry of Health - Italy)      of Pisa - Italy)
• Clinical and biomedical engineers                                                      • New services and tools for patient safety                                    • Oliver Groene (Programme Manager Quality                • Anne Sophie Nyssen (Université de Liège - Belgium)
                                                                                                                                                                        of Health Systems & Services, WHO Regional                • John Ovretveit (The Karolinska Institute Medical
• Clinical risk & patient safety managers                                                                                                                               Office for Europe - Germany)
                                                                                         Good practices and ergonomic solutions                                                                                                   Management Centre - Sweden)
• Communication and human relations experts                                              • Medication errors                                                            • Valentina Hafner (Quality of Health Systems,            • Beth Lilja Pedersen
• Architects and designers                                                                                                                                              WHO Regional Office for Europe - Denmark)                 (Danish Society for Patient Safety and The
                                                                                         • Infection control                                                            • Steven Hecker (University of Seattle - USA)
• Medical informatics community                                                                                                                                                                                                   Copenhagen Hospital Corporation - Denmark)
                                                                                         • Risks in OR, ICU and ER                                                      • John Helfrick (ISQua - USA)                             • Roberta Petrino (Chairman of Task Force
• Occupational and organizational sociologists                                           • Errors in radiology and laboratory                                           • Erik Hollnagel (Industrial Safety Chair, École          European Curriculum in Emergency Medicine - Italy)
• Anthropologists                                                                        • Patient falls                                                                des Mines de Paris, Pôle Cindynique - France)             • Annalisa Silvestro (Italian Federation of Nurses
• Nurses                                                                                 • Methods for benchmarking of the best practices                                                                                         Collegium IPASVI - Italy)

• Hospital administration and management staff                                                                                                                          Organizing Staff
                                                                                         Occupational ergonomics and health professional safety in hospital
• Pharmacists, pharmacologists
                                                                                         • Occupational stress                                                          • Sara Albolino, Elena Beleffi, Tommaso Bellandi, Matteo Fiorani, Francesco Ranzani
• Information technology experts                                                         • Patient handling ergonomics and muscleskeletal disorders                     (Clinical Risk Management Centre, Tuscany Region - Italy)
                                                                                                                                                                        • Lina Bonapace (Executive Board - Italian Ergonomics Society - Italy)
• Patients’ and citizens’ associations                                                   • Occupational injuries and accidents                                          • Annie Drouin (SELF Newsletter - France)
• Patient safety officers and quality improvement experts                                • Epidemiological approaches                                                   • Sylvain Leduc (SELF website - France)
                                                                                                              Sponsored by:
                                                                                                International Ergonomics Association - IEA

                                                                                                               Organized by:
                                                                                                        Italian Ergonomics Society

General Information
                                                                                                Société d’Ergonomie de Langue Française
                                                                                                       German Ergonomics Society

Congress Venue and Dates
The Congress will take place at the Palais des Congrès in Strasbourg,
France, from June 25th to June 28th 2008

An exhibition will be organized. Sponsor presentation rooms & hospitality
suites might be available upon request. Companies and organizations
wishing to obtain information should contact the Organizing Secretariat                                          In cooperation with:
                                                                                        • AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality - USA
                                                                                                • AIIC Italian Clinical Engineer Association - Italy
Official Language
                                                                                                                     • ALTIS - Italy
The official language of the congress will be English. Simultaneous                                • Italian Critical Care Nurses - Aniarti - Italy
translations for other languages might be provided                                                           • Cittadinanza attiva - Italy
                                                                                             • ESCP European Society of Clinical Pharmacy - EU
                                                                                          • ESQH European Society for Quality in Healthcare - EU
ECM Credits                                                                            • FISM Italian Federation of Medical Scientific Societies - Italy
ECM credits will be provided for all the European participants                              • Italian Surgeon and Dentist Orders Federation - Italy
                                                                                                              • Smith Kline Foundation
                                                                                                     • Gutenberg Sicurezza nella Sanità - Italy
                                                                                                       • Harvard Medical International - USA
                                                                                            • ISQua International Society for Quality in Healthcare
For further information:                                                                        • Joint Commission International - Europe Office
Organizing Secretariat                                                                         • NPSF National Patient Safety Foundation - USA
Newtours Spa                                                                                            • Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna - Italy
                                                                                                               • Tuscany Region - Italy
Via A. Righi, 8 - Loc. Osmannoro
50019 Sesto Fiorentino (FI) - Italy                                                        A request of endorsement has been submitted to:
Phone: +39 055 33611 - Fax: +39 055 3033895                                                   • Agenzia per i Servizi Sanitari Regionali - Italy
E-mail:                                                                              • European Commission                                                                                           • European Parliament
                                                                                            • Federation of the European Egonomics Societies
                                                                                                     • WHO World Health Organization
                                                                                                         • Ministry of Health - Italy

Call for paper
                                                                                                • National Patient Safety Agency - NHS, UK
                                                                                                          • Tuscany Region - Italy
Authors are kindly asked to follow the editing guidelines below:
Authors are kindly asked to follw the editing guidelines directly on the
official web-site under the "Abstract submission"

Abstracts should be submitted in the English language

Summary of Submission Requirements and Deadlines
                                     Paper             Posters and    Workshops,
                                     Presentations     Demonstrations IGs, Tutorials
 Abstract Length                      500 words          500 words         500 words

 Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts                   November 30th, 2007

 Notification of Review Outcome                      January 15th, 2008
 Deadline for Receipt of Accepted
 Contributions                                        March 15th, 2008

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