Advancing Safety for Patients In Residency Education (ASPIRE)
Teaching safety and quality in residency training
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, along with the Canadian Patient Safety Institute, are pleased to announce that they will be offering two ASPIRE courses in 2020 – French: October 21-23, 2020 in Sherbrooke, Quebec, and English: November 24-27, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. ASPIRE is a high impact, 4-day comprehensive program to develop patient safety and quality improvement educators. The French program is 3 days.
ASPIRE educational sessions are delivered by well-respected quality and patient safety health care professionals and educators from across Canada, and focus on:
- Incorporating patient safety, quality improvement and resource stewardship content into residency training and faculty development;
- Developing skills to lead educational change and integrate patient safety, quality improvement and resource stewardship training in your residency program; and
- Creating an educational plan for patient safety, quality improvement and resource stewardship that can be implemented in your program or organization.
English registration fee (French fee to be confirmed)
- Physicians and medical educators: $1,950
- Residents: $1,500
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Université de Sherbrooke
The ASPIRE program is a national faculty development certificate program dedicated to advancing the teaching and education of patient safety, quality improvement and resource stewardship competencies that have recently been integrated into the updated CanMEDS 2015 framework. Medical educators and residents with a keen interest in teaching patient safety and quality improvement would benefit from ASPIRE.