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Diagnostic Error in Medicine 13th Annual International Conference

Date: October 19-21
Location: Virtual – Online

The Society to improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM) Diagnostic Error in Medicine 13th Annual International Conference (SIDM2020) aims to bring together physicians, patients, nurses, healthcare professionals, researchers, institutional leaders, policymakers, educators, students, and residents to highlight and share recent innovations to improve the diagnostic process.

Recognizing the importance of this content and its impact on diagnostic quality and safety, we are redesigning SIDM2020 to be a virtual, online event in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety and well-being of all conference attendees remains our top priority.

Keynote Speakers

Kevin Eva

Kevin Eva, PhD, Hon. FAcadMEd

Associate Director and Senior Scientist in the Centre for Health Education Scholarship, and Professor and Director of Educational Research and Scholarship in the Department of Medicine, at the University of British Columbia.

Session Title: “From psychology to medicine and back: How research on clinical reasoning is informing the use of judgment-based assessment practices.”

Kimberly Manning

Kimberly D. Manning, MD, FACP, FAAP

Professor of Medicine (effective 9/20) and Associate Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Emory Department of Medicine.

Session Title: “When Grief and Crises Intersect: Perspective of a Black Physician in the Time of Two Pandemics.”

Earn Continuing Education Credits

As a virtual attendee, you will have the same opportunity to earn CME credits just as you would at the in-person event.

Stay tuned for more details on conference sessions, featured speakers, and the new online format.

Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by grant number 1R13HS027529-01 from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Med-IQ and Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Med-IQ is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Med-IQ is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is jointly provided by Med-IQ and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.

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