Date: October 25-27, 2021
Join us for the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine's 14th International Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference (SIDM2021). This year's theme is: Reducing Disparities; Improving Diagnosis. In October, we will come together to showcase developments in the field of diagnostic quality and safety while exploring how disparities and inequalities contribute to misdiagnosis and diagnostic delays.
SIDM2021 brings together physicians, patients, nurses, other healthcare professionals, researchers, institutional leaders, policymakers, educators, students, and trainees to highlight and share recent innovations to improve the diagnostic process.
Immerse Yourself in the Latest Research & Practice Innovations
Attend sessions led by the same high-quality leaders in the field that you've come to expect from the Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference.
Virtual education events are presented in the form of breakout sessions, oral abstracts, and poster sessions. View the conference schedule to learn more.
Who Should Attend?
Discover your community at SIDM2021. Meet patients, physicians, nurses, quality and safety professionals, healthcare executives, risk managers, laboratory scientists, policymakers, medical students, residents, fellows, researchers, and leaders from around the world who are passionate about improving diagnosis and shaping a safer healthcare system for everyone.
Hear from the Experts
SIDM2021 speakers are leaders in the ﬁeld, ranging from expert patient advocates, to those transforming medical education and research in diagnosis, to clinicians innovating and creating systems for better diagnosis. Learn more.
SIDM2021 is a self-accredited Patients Included Meeting.
The conference is committed to upholding the values of Patients Included by incorporating the experience of patients as experts in living with their condition while ensuring they are neither excluded nor exploited.
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 Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the ACCME through the joint providership of Med-IQ and Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
Med-IQ is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This project was supported by grant number R13HS027529-01 from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Registration is Now Open
Immerse yourself in the latest research and practice innovations. Register now to attend sessions led by high-quality leaders in the field that you've come to expect from the Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference.