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Role of librarians on a diagnostic team

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Dr. Mark Graber, President of the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine will be speaking on the basic issues in diagnosis, including how and why medical librarians should be part of the diagnostic team.

Mark Graber, MD, is a national leader in the field of patient safety and originated Patient Safety Awareness Week in 2003, an event now recognized internationally. Dr. Graber has also pioneered efforts to address diagnostic errors in medicine, and his research in this area has been supported by the National Patient Safety Foundation and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Mark is also the President and Founder of the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. In 2008 Dr. Graber founded and chaired the Diagnostic Error in Medicine conference series, in 2011 the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (www.improvediagnosis.org), and in 2014 the journal Diagnosis. He has an extensive background in biomedical and health services research, with more than 80 peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Graber is professor emeritus of medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Region/Office: National
Aug 16, 2017
11:00AM - 12:00PM CT

A MidContinental Region Webinar (formerly Breezing Along with the RML) is a monthly webinar provided by the Network of the National Library of Medicine, MidContinental Region. The presentations feature a variety of topics relevant to librarianship, health sciences, technology, research, and community outreach. We may also feature the accomplishments of Network members, and provide updates on MCR projects.

When: Held 3rd Tuesday, Monthly, 2pm MT / 3pm CT

Where: WebEx

Recorded classes are available on our YouTube playlist.