Opportunity details

Patient safety co-design workshop: designing patient safety in surgery

Defining patient safety from the patient perspective

Link to organisation:

Full description:

We are bringing together patients and healthcare professionals for a 1 day workshop to design patient orientated approaches to patient safety, on 26th July, from 10am to 4pm, at St Marys' Hospital London. You must have had surgery here to take part

The workshop will aim to agree what patient safety looks like to patients (what makes patients feel safe) and defining the behaviours that brings these ideas to life. It will generate new ways of viewing patient safety in the hospital setting.

Date from

3rd July 2017

Date to

27th July 2017


NIHR Imperial Patient Safety Translational Research Centre

The NIHR Imperial Patient Safety Translational Research Centre (PSTRC) is part of National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). It is a partnership between Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Imperial College London, with researchers from a specialised set of research groups working together to improve patient safety and the quality of healthcare services.



Health services and health delivery



Involvement type:

Identifying and prioritising
Designing and managing

What support is offered?

Fully guided by facilitators during the day


£20/hour as per INVOLVE guidelines


Travel expenses

Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?


View Contact Details