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The International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care:
Partnerships for Quality & Safety

Vancouver conference brochure cover

Invest in Patient- and Family-Centered Care: It makes good business sense!

The 6th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality and Safety featured exemplary programs that promote collaboration and partnership in safety, quality, and experience of care. Educational sessions modeled partnerships, showcased innovation, and addressed emerging issues in patient- and family-centered care. The Conference offered continuing education credits, a great lineup of plenary speakers, over 100 breakout sessions, 60 posters, unparalleled networking opportunities, and a first-rate exhibit.

Vancouver, British Columbia provided a vibrant setting for The 6th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care — Partnerships for Quality and Safety!

Attendees described the 2014 International Conference as

"Very relevant and thought provoking..."

"The conference was powerful..."

"Every session had value..."

"How refreshing it was to be exposed to 'out of box' thinking..."

"One of the best I have ever attended..."

"Energizing, and so much great information to learn from and share..."

More Conference photos are available on Flickr



Stay tuned for information about The 7th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care...coming in 2016!


Past Conferences:

The 6th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality and Safety
August 6-8, 2014, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

With leadership support from Providence Health Care, and program support from the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare
Syllabus ~ COMING SOON
Audio Recordings
Sponsors and Exhibitors
Photos

The 5th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality and Safety
June 4 - 6, 2012, Washington, DC

With leadership support from the Samueli Institute, the Picker Institute, and Children's National Medical Center.
Syllabus
Audio Recordings
Handouts and Posters
Sponsors and Exhibitors
Photos

The 4th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Enhancing Quality and Safety
August 17 - 19, 2009, Philadelphia, PA

With Leadership support from The Children's Hospital of Philadephia and the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
Syllabus
Audio Recordings
Handouts
Exhibitors and Sponsors

The 3rd International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Enhancing Quality and Safety
July 30 - August 1, 2007, Seattle, WA

With Leadership support from University of Washington Medical Center, Children's Hospital & Regional Medical Center, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Audio Recordings
Handouts
Exhibitors and Sponsors

The 2nd International Conference
February 21 - 23, 2005, San Francisco, CA

With Support from Stanford University Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford

The 1st International Conference
September 4 - 6, 2003, Boston, MA

With Support from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, and MassGeneral Hospital for Children