Patricia Torga

Reflection: It takes one…

If I’m going to be completely honest, the biggest reason that I applied to The Telluride Experience is because I didn’t have much experience with Patient Safety nor know anything about it. Someone just told me about it and said “this sounds so you…” and I just went with it. So I came to this conference thinking that it would be a really good opportunity to hear about everybody else’s experience and learn from them.

 

What I did not realize was that a medical error has recently unfolded right in front of me. What’s worse is that I have been directly involved in the care of that patient and was not aware that I have been unconsciously blocking it out and just not thinking about it. I walked into this conference genuinely thinking that I have never seen or been part of a medical error…however, as each layer of… Continue reading

AELPS 2022 Dates

BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO:
- CMF Scholars (Week 1)*: 6/5/22 - 6/9/22
*Session exclusive to COPIC Medical Foundation Residents.
- Sorrel McElroy Scholars (Week 2): 6/12/22 - 6/16/22
 
ELLICOTT CITY, MARYLAND:
- Bennathan Scholars (Week 3): 7/19/22 - 7/23/22
 
Apply Now