Achieving Behaviour Change for Patient Safety

  Category: Quality Improvement

Friday 10th November 2017 - York

This unique one day workshop developed by the Yorkshire Quality and Safety Research Group provides an opportunity to learn from leading researchers in behaviour change. Interactive learning and discussion will lead to improved understanding and enhanced practice in improving patient safety through behaviour change.

Date: Friday 10th November 2017, 10:00 - 16:30 (registration from 09:15am)

Venue: Principal Hayley York Hotel, Station Road, YO24 1AA

Registration: Registration is now closed.

Flyer: Please click here for the flyer 

For further information please contact Shahima Begum on 01274 383966, or at shahima.begum@yhahsn.nhs.uk.

The workshop/event is FREE to all NHS and Care organisation staff within the Yorkshire and Humber region, but a cancellation charge of £50 may apply if less than 48 hours’ notice is given.


  • Behaviour change theory
  • Quality & safety improvement
  • Identifying & addressing barriers to behaviour change
  • Case studies in applying behaviour change to patient safety priorities
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided

The event will be delivered by:

Professor Rebecca Lawton, Professor of Psychology University of Leeds & Bradford Institute for Health Research

Dr Judith Dyson, Senior Lecturer 
Faculty of Health Sciences, University Of Hull

Dr Ali Cracknell 
Consultant in Medicine for Older People
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust