Scientific Program

Saturday 5th April, 2014
7:30 - 8:00 am Workshop Registration
9th floor Main Operation Theatre Complex, AIIMS
8:00 - 1:00 pm Simulation Workshop  
1:00 pm onwards Conference registration, JLN auditorium Foyer  
2:00 pm onwards Scientific Programme  
Scientific Session I Conference Hall, 1st Floor  
Chairperson: Dr. Jayshri Bogra, Dr. Pramod Bitthal, Dr. Sujata Chaudhury
2:00 - 2:45 pm Safety Culture: What, Why and How Prof. Ravi Mahajan
2:45 - 3:30 pm Can we educate professionals in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety ? Prof. Bryn Baxendale
Scientific Session II Conference Hall, 1st Floor  
Chairperson: Dr. Raktima Anand, Dr. Usha Kiran, Dr. Deepak Malviya
3:30 - 4:15 pm Human Performance: Can you improve upon perfection? Dr. Ronnie Glavin
4:15 - 5:00 pm How can I learn from the Incidents: Root Cause Analysis Dr. Andrew Hartle
Scientific Session III PBLC        Conference Hall, 1st Floor  
5:00 - 5:20 pm Case I
Panelists: Dr. A. R. Gogia, Dr. Anju Bhalotra, Dr Q. E. Ali
5:20 - 5:40 pm Case II
Panelists: Dr. Prithwis Bhattacharya, Dr. D.K. Singh, Dr. Rita Wahal
5:40 - 6:00 pm Case III
Panelists: Dr. Aruna Jain, Dr. Pushkar Ranjan, Lt. Coln. Amit Rai
6:00 - 6:20 pm Case IV
Panelists: Brigd. Rashmi Dutta, Dr. Anita Mallik, Dr. V.P.Singh
6:30 pm High Tea
Sundy 6th April, 2014
9:00 - 9:30 am Poster Presentation
Judges: Dr. Haider Abbas, Dr. Rajni Gupta, Dr. Rakhee Goyal
Scientific Session IV Conference Hall, 1st Floor  
Chairperson: Dr. D. K. Tempe, Dr. Ravi Verma, Dr. Bala Krishna
9:30 - 10:15 am Quality Improvement Science: Does it actually work? Prof. Bryn Baxendale
10:15 - 11:00 am Non-Technical Skills and the Anaesthetists Dr. Ronnie Glavin
11:05 - 11:40 am Inauguration  
11:40 - 12:00 pm High Tea
Scientific Session V Conference Hall, 1st Floor  
Chairperson: Dr. J. Wig, Dr. P.K.Gupta, Dr. Punam Bhadoria
12:00 - 12:45 pm Publishing in High Impact Journals: a driver to improving quality. Prof. Ravi Mahajan
12:45 - 1:30 pm Setting up a Credible Critical Incident Reporting System Dr. Andrew Hartle
12:00 - 1:00 pm Free oral paper session: Lecture theatre - 1  
Scientific Session VI Lecture Theatre - 1  
Judges: Dr. T. V. S. Murthy, Dr. Shweta Singh, Dr. Parvez Khan
12:00 - 1:00 pm Free Oral Paper Session  
1:30 - 1:40 pm Valedictory function and Prize distribution  
1:40 pm Lunch


  1. Delegates presenting oral free papers to hand over the presentations on Saturday 5th April at 2:00 PM, at the registration counter.
  2. Posters to be displayed on Saturday 5th April, 2014 at 3:00 PM. Details to be collected from registration counter.
  3. Evaluation of posters will be done between 9:00 – 9:30 AM on 6th April, 2014. Authors to be present with the poster at the schedule time.