2012 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Bridging the Gap
SAVE THE DATE: The 2013 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: "Advancing the Cause" will be held March 10-13, 2013, at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, Maryland.
The 2012 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care was held March 12-14 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland. Nearly 400 attendees participated in the varied and comprehensive program.
ABOUT THE SYMPOSIUM
The objective of the symposium is to bring together professionals and other stakeholders in both the scientific and practice realms of the health-care community and to bridge knowledge gaps among them. HF/E professionals will present the latest research, best practices, and case histories.
Unique to this symposium is the inclusion of manufacturers, health-care providers (physicians, nurses, administrators, etc.), and policy makers, who will discuss their experiences in using HF/E processes and principles. The symposium will also enable them to communicate their need for additional collaboration with the HF/E community.
STAY UP TO DATE ON HUMAN FACTORS ISSUES IN HEALTH CARE
The HFES Health Care Technical Group is a group of actively involved professionals in human factors/ergonomics and related fields who are engaged in research and practice areas covering a broad range of health care topics. Join the HCTG to participate in discussions via the group?s list server and LinkedIn site, and to help to develop the health care technical program for HFES Annual Meetings. Annual dues are only $4, and membership in HFES is not required.