Surgical Patient Safety Course 2018

June 29 - 30, 2018
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel
Boston, MA

Program Directors
James H. Abernathy, III
Thoralf M. Sundt, III
Steven Yule


Improving patient care remains a constant mission for all members of the surgical team. The AATS Surgical Patient Safety Course has been designed to promote a culture of safety and reduce preventable patient harm by engaging, educating and equipping members of the cardiothoracic surgical team in the multidimensional approach to patient safety. The course will provide attendees with the essential knowledge, skills and attitudes about patient safety that can improve care in the present and future.