On this page we will share any public “output” from this initiative, including events and publications in journals, newspapers and conferences.
Publications and blogs:
Jan 2018: LfE featured in HSJ article – “The Good Stuff“.
Nov 2017: Blog from Suzette Woodward about the LfE conference 2017.
Sept 2017: Feature on ideas alliance website.
Dec 2016: SWAHSN experience of Learning from Excellence.
Sept 2016: “Noticing the good: learning from excellence in healthcare”. College of Anaesthetists of Ireland newsletter.
May 2016: Leading article, Free full text article: Archives of Disease in Childhood:
November 2015: Guest blog on Sign up to Safety. A fable – “Tale of two SIRIs“.
August 2015: Guest blog on World Health Innovation Summit website.
Speaking events and meetings:
June 2018: Swindon Hospitals Quality Improvement / LfE conference
May 2018: Solutions for Patient Safety conference, Chicago
April 2018: Retrieval 2018, Glasgow.
March 2018: AAGBI core topics. Chester.
Feb 2018: NHS Improvement event, London.
Jan 2017: Hampshire Hospitals Quality Improvement Conference
Dec 2017: Paediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society. Washington DC.
Nov 16th 2017: National conference for LfE. Birmingham.
Oct 2017: Prisons research centre conference, Cambridge
Oct 2017: Resilience masterclass, Birmingham.
July 19th 2017: Q Welcome event. Birmingham.
May 26th 2017: SASWR Spring Meeting, Cheltenham
May 23rd 2017: National Patient Safety Collaborative Learning Event, Emirates Stadium, London.
May 12th 2017: Risky Business, London.
May 11th 2017: CHFG Safer Births Open Seminar, Birmingham.
May 9th 2017: RCEM Scotland meeting
May 5th 2017: Quality Improvement workshop for new consultants, Nuneaton.
Apr 5th 2017: Darzi fellow meeting, RSM London.
Mar 31st 2017: Birmingham Community Health NHS Foundation Trust, quality board.
Mar 21st 2017: AAGBI Improving Patient Safety Seminar, London
Mar 15th 2017: Scottish Quality & Safety Fellowship event.
Feb 28th 2017: National maternal and neonatal health safety collaborative. London QE2 centre.
Feb 9th 2017: MCQIC meeting, Scotland.
Jan 26th 2017: Scottish Intensive Care Society annual scientific meeting
Dec 10th 2016: PCICS conference, Miami
Nov 30th 2016: Sharing best practice conference, SWAHSN. Exeter
Nov 28th 2016: Where did it all go so right? WMAHSN Free event. Worcester Rugby Club
November 2016: Keynote address: NPPG annual conference, Solihull.
Sept 20th 2016: Where did it all go so right? WMAHSN free event. Stoke.
August 30th 2016: Clinical governance day: Kings College Hospital
July 19th 2016: Where did it all go so right? WMAHSN free event. Birmingham.
July 2016: RCPCH, Safer in your hands. Programme here.
June 2016: SMACC conference, Dublin (Day 3). Programme here.
June 2016: Euro-ELSO conference, Glasgow.
May 2016: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Grand Round.
February 2016: Anaesthesia CME meeting, NHS Grampian, Aberdeen.
January 2016: Presentation at human factors study day as part of OXDAT education programme, at Stoke Mandeville.
January 2016: Learning from Excellence workshop event at Birmingham Children’s Hospital. Attended by over 70 delegates from around the UK. We intend to make this a regular event. The programme for the event can be seen here. Videos from this event coming soon.
January 2016: Presentation at Winter Scientific Meeting of the AAGBI. Link to video coming soon.
September 2015: PICS conference. We recently showcased the initiative at the Paediatric Intensive Care Society conference. Adrian’s presentation was recorded and will be available as digital video file soon. We also presented 3 posters; these are available to view on the following links:
- The concept of Learning from Excellence (a description of the background and basic fundaments of our initiative in our department)
- “Appreciation” – a qualitative assessment of our staff’s response to the question “what would help you feel better appreciated at work?”; and how this may be related to staff retention in the NHS.
- The impact of excellence reporting on PICU – results of a staff survey.
June 2015: Video presentation at GAT conference, Manchester.