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The University of Texas System announces the first Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Conference and Recognition Dinner Oct. 15-16 at the Renaissance Hotel in Austin.

Theme for the event is “Building the Bridge at the Quality Chasm.” Speakers will include Dr. Carolyn Clancy, director of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Dr. Mark Chassin, president of The Joint Commission, Dr. Brent James of the Institute for Health Care Delivery Research, Dr. Eric J. Thomas of The University of Texas Houston Medical School and Dr. Kenneth I. Shine of The University of Texas System.

CS&E Alumni are encouraged to submit their projects for professorial poster rounds and oral presentations at the meeting. The UT System is currently soliciting abstracts from graduates of the CS&E course and Intermountain Health’s Advanced Training Program. Recognition awards will be given to the graduate teams who submit the most outstanding patient safety and quality improvement projects. The travel for this conference has been approved since it is within the UT system.

Abstract submission instructions and additional information is available at the Building the Bridge at the Quality Chasm.

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