Dear Colleagues,


The Swiss Centro Stefano Franscini and USI Institute of Communication and Health are sponsoring an international conference on the topic “Communicating medical errors” (COME). The conference will take place on March 18-22, 2013 on Monte Verità in Ascona, which is located in the Italian-speaking Swiss canton Ticino. The conference invites 100 leading scholars from across the globe with diverse disciplinary backgrounds onto a common scientific platform to discuss current and future research directions on the prevention, intervention, analysis, and disclosure of medical errors. On this website, you can find out more about the scope and topics of this conference, read about its prominent keynote speakers and invited experts, take a look at the conference program, see how you can present your research and/or register for the conference, and learn more about its location. Also, there are a variety of options if you would like to become a sponsor or exhibitor at COME 2013. Make sure to note the most important conference dates and deadlines on your calendar and contact us for any additional information.


We look forward to welcoming you at COME 2013 in Ascona!


Collegiate regards,


Annegret Hannawa 

Prof. Dr. Annegret Hannawa 
Institute of Communication and Health

University of Lugano

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